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TalkTalk hit with record £400,000 fine over cyber-attack

TalkTalk has been handed a record £400,000 fine for security failings that allowed customers’ data to be accessed “with ease” in a cyber-attack. The Information Commissioner’s Office said the attack in October last year could have been prevented if TalkTalk had taken basic steps to protect customers’ information. Personal data of 156,959 customers, including names, […]
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