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Vi User Data Reportedly Breached
Here is everything you need to know about the security breach affecting 300 million users.
The leak includes personal data of 301 million VI users, which also affects 20.6 million postpaid accounts.
The leak exposed phone numbers, call records, SMS records, internet usage information, addresses, bill payments, plan details, and more.
"Vodafone Idea confirmed the receipt of our report. Vodafone Idea acknowledged the vulnerabilities discovered and reported by us on August 24." says CyberX9's founder and MD Himanshu Pathak.
The breach occurred despite the telco's claims of implementing a robust IT security framework.
“We learnt about a potential vulnerability in billing communication,” Vodafone-Idea said in a statement.