Bianlian hits Save the Children, steals 7TB of data

Proving, again, that there are no good guys in cybercrime

Tom Allen
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Bianlian hits Save the Children, steals 7TB of data

A threat group has broken into one of the world's largest NGOs and stolen up to 7TB of data, including financial, health, and medical info.

The BianLian threat group claims to have compromised "the world's leading nonprofit organisation, stealing data including HR, financial, personal, medical and email correspondence. Although the ...

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