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UK Based Charity Suffers Data Leak: Over 1K Emails Exposed. - Mad-Architect - 06-17-2019

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                 A UK based charity suffered a bit of embarrassment, when it was discovered that over 1000 emails were open for the public to view. Mermaids, the charity itself, is an organization that seeks to help transgender youngsters, this process happens between the charity and the parents of the children, with that said, a large chunk of the exposed data did pertain to personal details regarding the children.


        What had happened, as cases like this typically tend to go, the information was uploaded and was visible to anyone. When the charity was notified of the exposed info, the info was taken down. Mermaids has also assured people that none of their information was abused in any manner. 


        Original article can be found here.


                  That was the news folks, have a good week, and stay safe out there.



        ---Mad-Architect