T-Mobile Czech ad man steals, sells, 1.5 million customer records

Clients might get even more spam, MD says.

By Darren Pauli

A million and a half customer records have strolled out the door of T-Mobile Czech Republic in an employee’s pocket.

The customer service staffer attempted to sell the datasets but T-Mobile refused to reveal further detailed information, citing an ongoing police investigation.

It is unknown how much of the usual name, e-mail address, account number and so on that the marketing database contained. T-Mobile Czech Republic says only that it did not include location, traffic, or other “sensitive data such as passwords”.

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Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/