Databreach at Telco Tangerine Impacts 230K Inidviduals

April 4, 2024

INCIDENT

Tangerine suffered a data breach that exposed the personal information of roughly 230,000 individuals. Tangerine management became aware of the incident 2 days after the breach, on Tuesday 20 February 2024.

The telecommunications provider pointed out that no financial information (credit or debit card numbers, banking details) has been compromised. The attack did not affect the availability or operation of their nbn® or mobile services.

Incident Date

February 18, 2024

Location

Australia

Estimated Cost


No cost values disclosed.

Victims

Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source

No threat source identified