Security experts recently discovered a website that allowed users to look up the personal details of almost any Malaysian. Photo: Shutterstock
Security experts recently discovered a website that allowed users to look up the personal details of almost any Malaysian. Photo: Shutterstock
Malaysia

Why is Malaysia seeing a rise in data leaks, and what is the government doing to stop it?

  • Experts recently discovered a website that offered access to a wide range of personal data. In April, personal data of 22.5 million Malaysians was leaked online
  • The government has pointed to ‘the internet’, telco companies, financial institutions and other agencies as being the source of April’s leak

Security experts recently discovered a website that allowed users to look up the personal details of almost any Malaysian. Photo: Shutterstock
Security experts recently discovered a website that allowed users to look up the personal details of almost any Malaysian. Photo: Shutterstock
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