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UK police make third arrest over TalkTalk cyber attack

UK police make third arrest over TalkTalk cyber attack

LONDON British police have made a third arrest in connection with a cyber attack this month on telecoms company TalkTalk (TALK.L) in which the company said bank details of more than 20,000 customers were hacked. A 20-year-old man from Staffordshire, central England, was being held in custody and his address was being searched, London police [...]

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Vodafone says hackers broke into nearly 2,000 customer accounts this week

Vodafone says hackers broke into nearly 2,000 customer accounts this week

LONDON Vodafone UK (VOD.L) said on Saturday hackers had accessed the accounts of 1,827 of its customers this week, the second cyber attack on a British telecoms company this month. The attackers had potentially gained access to the victims’ bank sort codes and the last four numbers of their bank accounts, along with their names [...]

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Altice’s customer woes in Europe stoke concern ahead of its U.S. foray

Altice’s customer woes in Europe stoke concern ahead of its U.S. foray

NEW YORK Cable and communications company Altice NV is battling subscriber losses and investor impatience on its home turf in Europe, raising concerns it could have a lot on its plate as it gears up to acquire Cablevision Systems Corp and Suddenlink Communications Inc [CQUELS.UL] in the United States. On Wednesday, Altice reported worse-than-expected third-quarter [...]

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