Data Protection Academy » Data Protection News » Data breach at UniCredit

Data breach at UniCredit

Data breach at UniCredit

Date: 28.10.2019

Responsible body: UniCredit

Type of data breach: around 3 million personal data seized

The Italian bank UniCredit is the victim of a hacker attack. Around three million names, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers were stolen. An internal investigation revealed that only Italian customer data was involved. The bank has already invested 2.4 billion euros in IT security since 2016. However, the captured data set was from 2015.

Categories of data: Names, e-mail addresses, telephone numbers

Country: Italy

SourceFinancial news

Back to the overview of the data breaches

Nadine Porrmann
Latest posts by Nadine Porrmann (see all)

This might interest you too:

Data breach at Klarna: Third party data visible

Entering a postcode and e-mail was sufficient to view third party data. The autofill function is to blame.

Data breach Microsoft customer records leaked

In December 2019, 250 million support requests to Microsoft were available online for two days. Security researchers reported the data breach to Microsoft.

Massive data breach at car rental company Buchbinder

Over 2.5 million German customers affected. High potential for abuse, use your right to information and ask if you are affected.