Cathay Pacific has recently been punished over a 2018 data breach. For the incident that affected 9.4 million customers, the UK ICO has imposed a fine of £500,000 on the airline.
Recap of Cathay Pacific Breach
In October 2018, the famous airline Cathay Pacific disclosed a huge data breach affecting millions of its customers. The incident reportedly affected around 9.4 million customers globally, including 111,578 individuals from the UK only.