HR Software Provider Says Malware Infection Might Have Exposed User Data
A provider of HR software said that a malware infection might have exposed user data including personal and account information.
According to a statement posted on its website, PageUp observed unusual activity on its IT infrastructure and subsequently launched an investigation on 23 May. Five days later, the HR software provider with 2 million active users spread across 190 countries learned through its investigation that the suspicious activity might have involved the exposure of client data. This information might have included personal details including names and addresses along with account data such as usernames and passwords that were hashed and salted.