66,000 Names and Personal Details Leaked On P2P


The personal details of 66,000 subscribers to a Japanese national newspaper have leaked online via file sharing software.

It is the latest in a long line of serious leaks in Japan, which have included sensitive military, police and medical records.

The newspaper, Mainichi Shimbun, has confirmed that names, addresses and phone numbers have all been leaked, but no financial information. Slyck News - 66,000 Names and Personal Details Leaked On P2P

Linked by shanmuga Monday, 1st May 2006 1:34AM