Absa uses broad search-and-seizure powers to plug its data leak

Court order reveals the extent of operation granted to the bank after an unlawful data breach affecting 200,000 accounts


Absa Bank moved decisively to recover leaked client data after conducting a court-sanctioned search-and-seizure operation late last week that led to the destruction of unlawfully obtained information held by three individuals and a business based in Durban...

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