RetailWorld

May 7, 2024 1 min read
RetailWorld

In March 2023, RetailWorld, a leading retailer known for its expansive range of consumer goods, fell victim to a sophisticated cyber attack. The breach was orchestrated through the exploitation of a previously unknown vulnerability in their online payment system, leading to the leak of personal information of over 1,000,000 customers, including names, addresses, and payment details. The attack not only caused substantial financial loss due to the disruption of sales and necessary remediation efforts but also significantly damaged the company's reputation, leading to a loss of trust among its customer base. This event has highlighted the critical need for constant vigilance and regular updates in cybersecurity measures within the retail industry.

Source: https://www.crowdstrike.com/cybersecurity-101/cyberattacks/most-common-types-of-cyberattacks/

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"linkid": "retailworld",
"type": "Cyber Attack",
"date": "03/2023",
"severity": "100",
"impact": "4",
"explanation": "Attack with significant impact with customers data leaks"

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