• Dixons Carphone confirms breach in data security

    4 monthes ago - By Mobile News CWP

    105,000 credit and debit cards without chip and pin protection was taken
    Carphone Warehouse confirmed a data breach where 5.9 million bank cards and 1.2 million personal data records were targeted.
    Hacking attempts began as early as July last year. The company said there was no evidence that any of the cards had been used fraudulently.
    In a statement Dixons Carphone said there were was “an attempt to compromise” 5.8 million credit and debit cards. Around 105,000 cards without chip and pin protections had been taken.
    Hackers also tried to gain access to one of the processing systems of...
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