Sophos notifies customers of data exposure after database misconfiguration


UK-based cyber-security vendor Sophos is currently notifying customers via email about a security breach the company suffered earlier this week.

“On November 24, 2020, Sophos was advised of an access permission issue in a tool used to store information on customers who have contacted Sophos Support,” the company said in an email sent to customers and obtained by ZDNet.

Exposed information included details such as customer first and last names, email addresses, and phone numbers (if provided).

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Source: ZDNet