Complexity Score: 0
Severity Score: 0
How did we get these numbers?
What was breached: Millions of VTech customer profiles, including those of children.
On November 14th, Hong Kong based toymaker VTech announced that its servers had been infiltrated after inquiries from the media, based on an anonymous tip to VICE Magazine. The anonymous tipper claims to be the hacker himself, describing in an interview with VICE that his only intention in the breach was to bring awareness to the blatant lack of cybersecurity at VTech.