#cybersecurity | #infosec | Web-hosting firm 1&1 hit by almost €10 million GDPR fine over poor security at call centre – HOTforSecurity

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1&1 has been fined €9.55 million (US $10.6 million) by Germany’s Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information (BFDI), after the telecoms company was found to have not taken sufficient measures in its call centre to prevent unauthorised parties from accessing customer data.