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TalkTalk fined £100,000 for failing to protect customer data

TalkTalk has been hit with a £100,000 fine by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for failing to keep its customers’ data secure and leaving it open to ‘exploitation’ by fraudsters and scammers. The fine concerns the access that employees of TalkTalk’s partner Wipro had to customer data, which the ICO said was excessive. An investigation […]
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