Customer Data Breach at KLM and Air France

January 12, 2023

INCIDENT

Air France and KLM have informed Flying Blue customers that some of their personal information was exposed after their accounts were breached. Air France and KLM confirmed the data breach in a statement sent to BleepingComputer and said that customers' sensitive data, such as passport or credit card numbers, was not exposed. The two airlines said that they also reported the incident to their countries' data protection authorities.

Flying Blue is a loyalty program allowing clients of multiple airlines, including Air France, KLM, Transavia, Aircalin, Kenya Airways, and TAROM, to exchange loyalty points for various rewards.

Incident Date

January 6, 2023

Estimated Cost


No cost values disclosed.

Victims

Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source

No threat source identified