The CEO of Dow Jones, the parent company of the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) has released a statement confirming that the company’s subscriber database was the target of a hack. The credit card details and contact information of 3,500 subscribers may have been compromised.
If you’re a Wall Street Journal subscriber and don’t get a letter anytime, you can breathe easy.
William Levis, CEO of Dow Jones has released a statement to confirm that there was “unauthorized access” their systems.
The statement in its entirety can be found here [PDF].
He states that the attackers behind the hack were looking to obtain current and former subscribers’ information such [...]