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Three Mobile Boosts Number of Data Breach Affected Accounts by 76K
« Reply #1 on: March 14, 2017, 04:12:33 PM »
Three Mobile Boosts Number of Data Breach Affected Accounts by 76K
14 March 2017, 2:54 pm

The Three Mobile handset fraud disclosed last November is a lot worse than originally thought, as the list of affected customers grew by tens of thousands. 

According to the mobile operator, 76,373 new customers were affected by the issue, 57% more than originally estimated last year. The new numbers come as a result of an inside investigation into the matter. 

While the investigation continues to unfold, the experts don't believe any more customers will be revealed as having been affected. 

"We have continued to work closely with law enforcement to support the ongoing investigation. During the course of the investigation, additional files were recovered as part of the same activity which we have analyzed," reads the company's statement. 

No banking data, but plenty of personal info

Back in November 2016, Three Mobile revealed that it had discovered criminal activ... (read more)

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