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Hackers Target Samsung, Personal User Data Exposed

The company’s US systems were compromised, raising concerns about cyber security of its users.
Abhishek Joshi
Samsung’s US systems were hacked around late July, which was discovered on August 4.
Samsung stayed mum about the breach and did not reveal it to affected customers till September 2.
The company admitted that personal data of some customers has been exposed.
Social security numbers and credit/debit card information of users is still intact.
All affected customers have received an email informing them about the nature of breach.
The stolen data may vary for customers as per demographics.
The user data collected by Samsung can be found in the privacy policy for US customers.