UK ISP TalkTalk Hit by HUGE £400,000 Fine for Personal Data Breach

Ouch. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has today battered budget ISP TalkTalk with a “record fine” of £400,000 because of “security failings” that occurred during last October’s devastating personal data breach and cyber-attack. The attack was the result of a combined Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) assault and an SQL Injection exploit against their website […]

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