P2020-ND-027

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The Organization learned an unauthorized third party attempted to gain access to Checkout 51 accounts via the Checkout 51 login application programming interface (API) between July 6 – 12, 2019. Based on the Organization?s investigation, the incident did not arise from a breach of the Organization?s security safeguards; rather, the breach was caused by the reuse of usernames and passwords by users that may have been obtained by previous third party hacking incidents.

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Categories: 2020
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