BUPA DATA BREACH Bupa data leak as employee ‘deliberately steals 108,000 customers’ private information from database and shares it with third parties’ : Sun.

The healthcare firm said the data includes names, dates of birth, nationalities and some contact details.

BUPA has been hit by a major data breach after an employee deliberately stole 108,000 customers’ private information, the company said.

The data, which included names, dates of birth, nationalities and some contact details, was “inappropriately copied from a database and shared with third parties”.

Bupa has been hit by a data breach affecting 108,000 people

Bupa
Bupa has been hit by a data breach affecting 108,000 people

The private healthcare group today confirmed authorities are carrying out an investigation and it’s working to contact those affected.

It says that medical and financial information hasn’t been shared but customers with international private health insurance and a policy number that begins “BI” have been hit.

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2 Comments

  1. We’re just commodities, human resources.

    Bupa selling our private data. Jeremy Hunt selling our blood for a profit.

    What next, compulsory organ donation?

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    Or could we interest you Sir – for a few measly extra pounds – in our brand new, just on the market, hardly noticeable flat packed front loading oxygen tank.

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