Expert Commentary: Defunct Marketing Company Leaked The Sensitive Data Of Over 300,000 People

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Jul 30, 2021 05:08 am PST

BACKGROUND:

‘Reindeer’, a New York-based digital media advertising and marketing company that is now out of business, has left an Amazon S3 bucket exposed to public access resulting in the irreversible leak of 50,000 files that account to a total of 32 GB of size. The exposure affects roughly 306,000 people, who were customers of various Reindeer clients such as the ‘Patrón Tequila’ alcoholic beverage brand and the ‘Jack Wills’ UK clothing brand. The exposed details include full names, email addresses, physical addresses, phone numbers, and hashed passwords.