Santander hit by data breach affecting customers and staff

Spanish bank Santander has said data managed by an external party was recently accessed without permission, affecting some of its clients and all of its current staff.

“We recently became aware of an unauthorized access to a Santander database hosted by a third-party provider,” the bank said in a statement on Tuesday.

Read more…
Source: MSN News

Sign up for our Newsletter


  • Federal Reserve “breached” data may actually belong to Evolve Bank

    June 26, 2024

    A shockwave went through the financial world when ransomware group LockBit claimed to have breached the US Federal Reserve, the central banking system of the United States. On LockBit’s dark web leak site, the group threatened to release over 30 TB of banking information containing Americans’ banking data if a ransom wasn’t paid by June 25. ...

  • LockBit hackers claim to have cracked the US Federal Reserve

    June 25, 2024

    The LockBit cybercrime gang has claimed to have stolen an enormous database from the US Federal Reserve, which includes sensitive banking information about American citizens – but the claim is being met with suspicion. Earlier this week, the infamous ransomware operator added the Fed on its data leak site, saying it had acquired an archive containing ...

  • Fictitious Law Firms Targeting Cryptocurrency Scam Victims Offering to Recover Funds

    June 24, 2024

    The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is issuing this announcement to inform the public of an emerging criminal tactic used to further defraud cryptocurrency scam victims. This PSA is an update to Alert Number I-081123-PSA, published on 08/11/2023, titled, “Increase in Companies Falsely Claiming an Ability to Recover Funds Lost in Cryptocurrency Investment Scams.” Using social ...

  • Cinterion EHS5 3G UMTS/HSPA Module Research

    June 13, 2024

    Modems play an important role in enabling connectivity for a wide range of devices. This includes not only traditional mobile devices and household appliances, but also telecommunication systems in vehicles, ATMs and Automated Process Control Systems (APCS). When integrating the modem, many product developers do not think of protecting their device from a potential modem compromise. ...

  • Quebec: Police arrest three in connection with massive Desjardins data breach

    June 12, 2024

    Laval police say they arrested three suspects Wednesday in connection to a massive data breach at Desjardins Group made public in 2019. The data breach at the Quebec-based credit union is thought to be one of the largest ever among Canadian financial institutions, affecting roughly 4.2 million people and 173,000 businesses. The leaked information includes names, ...

  • Hundreds of Snowflake customer passwords found online are linked to info-stealing malware

    June 5, 2024

    Cloud data analysis company Snowflake is at the center of a recent spate of alleged data thefts, as its corporate customers scramble to understand if their stores of cloud data have been compromised. Snowflake helps some of the largest global corporations — including banks, healthcare providers and tech companies — store and analyze their vast amounts ...