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Making sense of the Easyjet breach

Upon seeing the news earlier today that the budget airline Easyjet had been breached, my reactions (in order) were “Woah”, followed by “Bloody hell”, and finally “Not this **** again!” 9 million affected users, of which over 2200 may have had their credit card credentials compromised. Obviously Easyjet have apologised; informed the ICO and police; and are in the process of contacting customers. To my mind, this sounds eerily familiar to the MageCart attack that compromised British Airways back in 2018, leading to the breach of up to 380,000 customer’s data including payment card details. Unfortunately for BA, just 22…
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