UK: Carphone Warehouse hack: 2.4 million customers’ details breached after ‘cyber-attack’

The personal details of up to 2.4 million Carphone Warehouse customers have been accessed by hackers, the mobile phone firm has admitted.

According to a statement from the firm the IT network of one of the firm’s online divisions, was the victim of a “sophisticated cyber-attack” within the last two weeks.

It confessed that the personal information of millions of customers – including bank details, addresses, names and dates of birth – may have been access by hackers.