British Airways fined £20m over data hack

Published on October 16, 2020 - Duration: 00:59s

British Airways fined £20m over data hack

British Airways has been fined £20 million over a 2018 data hack, theInformation Commissioner’s Office has announced.

Investigators found theairline should have identified the security weaknesses which enabled theattack to take place.

The carrier failed to protect the personal and financialdetails of more than 400,000 customers.

It did not detect the hack for morethan two months.

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