Oliver Willis

Toy Maker’s Data Breach Leaks Private Kid Photos

Data breach from toy maker VTech leaks private photos of children online.

“The data breach of Hong Kong toy manufacturer VTech appears to have also included photos of children and parents, adding to what could be one of the most surprising leaks of the year.

VTech, which makes cordless phones and what it terms electronic learning devices for kids, apologized on Twitter on Monday. The company said it has suspended the affected service, called Learning Lodge, and is notifying customers.” [READ MORE]