French manufacturer LaCie admits data breah

LaCie is a french manufacturer of  hard drive. It was a victim of a security breach and obviously sent notifications to customers about the incident . The breach was detected by the FBI on March 19,2014 which forwarded the alarm. A malware was used to gain access to customer’s transactions made between March 27,2013 and March 10,2014. Names, addresses,email addresses,payment card numbers and cards expiration dates belonging to customers  have been accessed by the unauthorized party. LaCie urged everyone to change their password believing that customers’ usernames and passwords  on LaCie’s website could have also been accessed.

Published by Guy Ngongang on information security

I am an Information security Engineer with a strong background in network and Cloud computing. I have done work With FTK imager and enjoy improving my know-how in my spare time. My aim is to fight cybercriminal and help end users to enjoy the Internet freely

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