Sports retail giant Decathlon leaks 123 million customer and employee records
FEBRUARY 26, 2020
Decathlon, the world’s largest sporting goods retailer, has suffered a massive data breach, affecting 123 million customer and employee records. Cyber security researchers at vpnMentor found a leaky database on a publicly accessible Elasticsearch server. It contained information from the retailer’s Spanish businesses and potentially its UK stores. Employees’ names, addresses, usernames, passwords, social security numbers, phone numbers and dates of birth were all affected.