TalkTalk hit with record £400,000 fine for failing to prevent SQL Injection attack

Andy Gambles
Oct 5, 2016 · 2 min read

TalkTalk’s failure to implement the most basic cyber security measures allowed hackers to penetrate TalkTalk’s systems with ease.

Yes hacking is wrong, but that is not an excuse for companies to abdicate their security obligations. TalkTalk should and could have done more to safeguard its customer information. It did not and we have taken action.

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