Data breach at BigBasket hits 20 mn users’ privacy

Data breach at BigBasket hits 20 mn users’ privacy

Posted November 9, 2020

Data breach at BigBasket hits 20 mn users’ privacy

  • Online grocer Bigbasket may have suffered a massive data breach following which details of more than 20 million users may have been leaked on the dark web.
  • Bigbasket.com, which is run by Innovative Retail Concepts Pvt Ltd, is one of India’s largest online food and grocery store and is valued at $2 billion.
  • Bigbasket has a robust information security framework that employs best-in-class resources and technologies to manage information, it said. “We will continue to proactively engage with best-in-class information security experts to strengthen this further,” it said.
  • The online retailer has more than 18,000 products and 1,000 brands in its catalogue and services customers in more than 20 cities across India.

– Sharan Poovanna | November 9, 2020