People’s Energy data breach affects all 270,000 customers

People’s Energy data breach affects all 270,000 customers

Posted December 17, 2020

People’s Energy data breach affects all 270,000 customers

  • Co-founder Karin Sode told BBC News an entire database had been stolen by hackers and included information on previous customers.
  • Data stolen included names, addresses, dates of birth, phone numbers, tariff and energy meter IDs, she said.
  • People’s Energy has contacted the Information Commissioner’s Office, the National Centre for Cyber-Security, the energy regulator Ofgem and the police.

BBC News – Zoe Kleinman | December 17, 2020