What’s happening with the Latitude Financial cyber attack? Millions of customer details stolen in one of the largest-known data breaches in Australia

Part of ABC’s write-up today:

What do we know about who has been hit by the cyber attack?

The consumer finance company announced on Monday:

  • 7.9 million Australian and New Zealand drivers licence numbers have been stolen
  • about 53,000 passport numbers were stolen
  • less than 100 customers had a monthly financial statement stolen

An additional 6.1 million records dating back to “at least 2005” were also stolen. Of this, the company said approximately 5.7 million, or 94 per cent, were provided before 2013.

Read more at ABC.

About the author: Dissent

Comments are closed.