British Airways Fined $229 Million Over Customers' Data Theft - South Asia Time

British Airways Fined $229 Million Over Customers’ Data Theft

 July 8, 2019  

AFP , London:  British Airways has been fined more than 183 million pounds after computer hackers last year stole bank details from hundreds of thousands of passengers, its parent group IAG said Monday.

In a statement, IAG said the UK Information Commissioner’s Office intends to issue the airline with a penalty notice under the UK Data Protection Act, totalling 183.39 million pounds ($229.7 million, 205 million euros).