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Publication date: November 29, 2022

AirAsia Hacked – 5 Million Passengers’ and Employees’ Data Stolen

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Daixin Team launched a ransomware attack against AirAsia Group. The incident happened earlier this month over the course of two days, resulting in the leak of personal information pertaining to 5 million unique passengers as well as employees.

AirAsia is a Malaysian multinational low-cost airline headquartered near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. They operate scheduled domestic and international flights to more than 165 destinations spanning 25 countries.

A recent report from the American cybersecurity and intelligence agencies mentioned Daixin Team and warned of attacks primarily targeted at the healthcare industry . Details of the Data Breach

DataBreachesnet reports that it was provided with two .csv files that Daixin Team also provided to AirAsia Group.The first file holds the information on named passengers and the second file has employee information with numerous fields that included name, date of birth, country of birth, location, date employment started, their “secret question,” “answer,” and salt.Daixin […]

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