Stolen Sephora customer data on sale on Dark Web

Singapore-based cyber security firm Group-IB said the Sephora customer records offered for sale on the Dark Web had information such as customers' login details as well as gender, full names and ethnicity.
Singapore-based cyber security firm Group-IB said the Sephora customer records offered for sale on the Dark Web had information such as customers' login details as well as gender, full names and ethnicity.ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG

Customer data that was stolen from international beauty retailer Sephora is allegedly being sold online, a leading cyber security firm told The Straits Times.

Singapore-based Group-IB said that over three million records of customers are being peddled on the Dark Web, a part of the Internet where illegal transactions take place.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 02, 2019, with the headline 'Stolen Sephora customer data on sale on Dark Web'. Print Edition | Subscribe