Hackers hacked OnePlus website and stole user personal data

OnePlus Announces Vulnerability Found That Could Allow Attackers to Take Over Some

personal data of users.

What happened

The goal of the hackers was the OnePlus online store. As a result, they gained access to past customer orders. These are customer names, email addresses, contact numbers, and delivery addresses.

OnePlus representatives stress that billing information, passwords, and customer accounts are safe. That is, the received data can be used, for example, to send spam.

How many users affected this incident - the company did not specify.

What now

OnePlus apologized for what happened. Affected users have already been sent appropriate notifications. Also fixed the vulnerability.

“We have carefully checked our website toensure that there are no similar security flaws. We took immediate steps to stop intruders and strengthen security, making sure there are no such vulnerabilities, ”the statement said OnePlus.

By the way, data leakage does not occur with OnePlus for the first time: at the beginning of last year it became known that hackers received bank card data from 40 thousand customers of the company.

Source: OnePlus 1, 2