Samsung has officially confirmed that in late July 2022 someone entered and got unauthorized access to its systems. Some people’s personal information has been leaked.
On the matter, Samsung has started sending an email to customers, Samsung has stated that a security breach in its system has resulted in the possible exposure of customers’ private information.
Apart from personal information, the company hasn’t mentioned any specific details of the attack. Around the newly launched Z Fold 4 and Z Flip 4 pre-order time.
Has your personal information been exposed in a data breach?
The most serious consequence happened is that your usernames, contacts, demographic information, and product registration information were leaked.
What information is saved?
According to the officials, the Social Security numbers, credit or debit numbers, were not stolen.
Samsung determined the breach in early August, but consumer devices weren’t affected. The company said it has taken steps to secure its systems and that it brought in a third-party cybersecurity firm.
What should I Do now?
Samsung says, Don’t click on links or download attachments from suspicious emails. Regularly review accounts for any suspicious activity.
Other steps taken include an FAQ page for customers to address concerns.