Dailymotion fined EUR 50,000 for 2016 data breach

Monday 6 August 2018 | 16:05 CET | News
French data protection agency Cnil has imposed a fine of EUR 50,000 on video portal Dailymotion for failing to secure its customers' personal data. The agency opened an investigation after the company admitted to being the victim of a security breach in December 2016. The inquiry found that hackers seized the email addresses of 82.5 million customers and 18.3 million encrypted passwords.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Dailymotion
Countries: France
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