Optus data breach: Hackers begin releasing customer records

Nadine Morton
Updated September 27 2022 - 9:47am, first published 9:45am

Hackers have allegedly released 10,000 Optus customer records and will release more, unless a $1.5 million ransom is paid within the week, ACM understands.

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Nadine Morton

Nadine Morton

Senior journalist

Nadine Morton covers emergency services and breaking news for the Illawarra Mercury. She takes pride in regional journalism which she believes is crucial to informing our towns and cities. Have a story? Email her at nadine.morton@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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