Data Breach

British Airways settles compensation claim in data breach scandal

British Airways settles a legal claim made by customers and staff affected by the data breach scandal in 2018.  ...


EasyData: EasyJet 9 million customers data leaks

EasyJet became a target of a cyberattack, the airline revealed on May 19, 2020. The attackers accessed personal data of 9 million customers, including credit card details of over 2,000 passengers, the airline said. ...


British Airways faces $230M fine for data breach incident

Information Commissioner’s Office is proposing aproximately $229.64 million fine against British Airways for GDPR infringement following the data breach incident in 2018.   ...


Cathay Pacific data breach affects 9.4 million passengers

In one of the worst data breaches in history to hit the airline industry, Cathay Pacific revealed on October 24, 2018, that personal information of up to 9.4 million passengers of the airline and its unit Hong Kong Dragon Airlines (or “Cathay Dragon”) were hacked earlier this year....