Superstars Woman Gaga, Madonna, Bruce Springsteen and Nicki Minaj, have had their knowledge stolen by a hacker group. HBO‘s Final Week Tonight With John Oliver and Fb have been additionally on the hit listing.
New York-based media and leisure regulation agency reportedly confirmed to a media outlet that its inside knowledge safety was compromised by a ransomware assault.
The info stolen by the hackers embrace contracts, nondisclosure agreements, telephone numbers, e mail addresses and personal correspondence.
The info heist was performed by a infamous hacker group. First information of the safety breach surfaced final weekend on darkish net boards, when the group uploaded an excerpt of a contract for Madonna’s 2019-20 Madame X tour with Reside Nation as proof.
Ransomware assaults contain a scenario the place hackers normally demand a ransom from their victims, below the specter of releasing the stolen knowledge to the general public. It’s not presently identified what the hackers demanding.