The sportswear company Adidas announced that it has launched an investigation after learning of a potential security breach that could impact millions of its US customers.
The German sportswear company confirmed that attackers may have had unauthorized access to customer personal data, including addresses, email addresses, and encrypted passwords.
The company highlighted that neither financial nor fitness information was exposed.
“According to the preliminary investigation, the limited data includes contact information, usernames and encrypted passwords, Adidas has no reason to believe that any credit card or fitness information of those consumers was impacted.”
The company became aware of the security breach on 26 June and notified the data breach to law enforcement.
The firm is notifying the incident to the affected customers that could be targeted by spear-phishing campaigns in the incoming weeks.
US customers urge to change the password and to remain vigilant about potential attacks.
Stay tuned …
(Security Affairs – cybercrime, data breach)