The fine relates to British Airways’ infringements of EU data protection rules. Photo: EPA

British Airways fined US$229 million over massive data breach that saw hackers steal bank details of thousands of passengers

  • The record fine is being issued by Britain’s data privacy watchdog for the airline’s infringements of EU data protection rules
  • The personal data of around 500,000 customers was compromised in the hack, which BA publicly revealed in September last year
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The fine relates to British Airways’ infringements of EU data protection rules. Photo: EPA
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