Mailchimp: Crook stole cryptocurrency clients’ mailing-list subscriber info


Mailchimp has confirmed a miscreant gained access to one of its internal tools and used it to steal data belonging to 100-plus high-value customers.

The clients were all in cryptocurrency and finance-related industries, according to Mailchimp. “Our findings show that this was a targeted incident,” the mailing-list giant’s CISO Siobhan Smyth said in a statement to The Register on Monday.

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