Acer Philippines reports data breach in third-party vendor system

Acer Philippines confirmed through an official statement that a security breach occurred within a third-party vendor’s system.

The vendor was responsible for managing Acer Philippines’ employee attendance data, and the breach resulted in the unauthorized access of this information. The company emphasized that this incident does not involve Acer Philippines customer databases. Customer data remains secure, as the attendance system and customer databases are entirely separate. In addition, Acer maintains internal systems that protect customer data from cybersecurity threats.

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Source: Manila Bulletin