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Emergency Text and Email Service Hacked, Thousands Receive Warning Messages About Their Personal Data

Jan 20, 2019 2:58:39 PM


ABC (Australia): A hacker has been able to send messages via text, email, and landline to tens of thousands of people across Australia after an emergency warning alert service, used by councils, was hacked. The message sent from the Early Warning Network on Friday night warned "EWN has been hacked. Your personal data is not safe. Trying to fix the security issues"...