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EE Data Breach Led To ‘Stalking’ Of EE Employee’s Girlfriend

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An EE customer has said she was stalked by an ex-partner who worked at the firm after he accessed her personal data without permission. Francesca Bonafede’s number was switched to a new handset and her address and bank details were accessed. She said the company failed to take the data breach seriously and she had to involve the police.

BBC News – EE data breach ‘led to stalking’ https://t.co/emCBrkGfZd 'An EE customer has said she was stalked by an ex-partner who worked at the firm, after he accessed her personal data without permission.' Pretty poor initial response from the company too.

— Beth (@TheOtherMcClane) February 8, 2019

Expert Comments below:

Anna Russell, VP at comforte AG:
“Data abuse or theft by company insiders is something that happens quite regularly. A research study from 2018 found that about 1 out of 4 data breaches are caused by employees rather than attackers from the outside. Many organizations are well prepared to defend their perimeter against...(continued)

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