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MOVEit victim count latest: 2.6K+ orgs hit, 77M+ people’s data stolen

November 20, 2023

Quick show of hands: whose data hasn’t been stolen in the mass exploitation of Progress Software’s vulnerable MOVEit file transfer application? Anyone?

According to security shop Emsisoft, 2,620 organizations and more than 77 million individuals have been impacted to date, with millions in the past week alone have received notifications that their info was either accessed, leaked, or both after the Russian ransomware gang Clop exploited a security hole in MOVEit back in May to steal files from compromised instances.

Embarrassingly antivirus biz Avast is among these new-ish victims, which recently disclosed the crooks accessed some “low-risk customer personal information.”

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