Procon de SP notifies telephone companies about data leaks

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Operators should confirm whether personal data from their bases has been leaked and, if so, explain the reasons for the incident

THE Procon of São Paulo notified the telephone operators Claro Oi, TIM and Vivo and the digital security company Psafe to provide information about the alleged data leak from over 100 million cell phones. Companies have 72 hours to respond starting this Wednesday, 17.

Teles must confirm that personal data from their bases have been leaked and, if so, explain the reasons for the incident, detail what measures have been taken to contain it and inform what they will do to repair the damage caused by the incident and prevent the failure happens again.

Psafe, which already confirmed to the press the leak of almost 103 million accounts on the dark web with sensitive information, should explain how it was informed about the data leak and what motivated it to make it public, according to Procon -SP.

Psafe reported that it was approached by a hacker who is outside Brazil and is selling the leaked data.

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