Hackers Steal Personal Data of 4.5 Million Airline Passengers, Including Passport & Credit Card Info

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“This incident affected around 4,500,000 data subjects in the world,” the company said in a statement.

The airline explained that hackers have gained access to personal information that was registered between August 26, 2011 and February 3, 2021. The stolen data included passengers’ names, dates of birth, contacts, passport details, and ticket information.

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The credit card data was also compromised, but Air India said that CVV/CVC numbers were “not held by our data processor.”

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The company also said that “no passwords were affected.” It added that “external specialists” had been brought in to help secure the compromised servers.-

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