Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#2194 Payday lender Wonga confirms data breach
UK Payday lender Wonga has issued a statement instructing customers to contact their banks as a matter of urgency, after confirming a data breach earlier on Sunday.

"We believe there may have been illegal and unauthorised access to the personal data of some of our customers," a statement issued by the company reads.

Personal details from hundreds of thousands of accounts may have been illegally accessed, with reports indicating this number could affect up to 270,000 current and former customers.
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#2194 Payday lender Wonga confirms data breach
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