UK authorities working to higher perceive BA cyber assault – PM’s spokeswoman

LONDON (Reuters) – The federal government is conscious of a cyber assault affecting British Airways prospects and authorities are working to higher perceive the incident, Prime Minister Theresa Could’s spokeswoman mentioned on Friday.

“We’re conscious of the stories and the Nationwide Cyber Safety Centre and the Nationwide Crime Company are working to higher perceive what has occurred,” she mentioned.

BA was pressured to apologise on Friday after the bank card particulars of a whole lot of hundreds of its prospects had been stolen over a two-week interval within the worst ever assault on its web site and app.

Reporting by Kylie MacLellan, Writing by William James, enhancing by James Davey

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