September 28, 2022

Cash App Warns 8.2 Million Customers of Insider Breach

Cash App, a subsidiary of U.S.-based payments company Block, says it has been breached. The incident happened on December 10, 2021, when a former employee downloaded reports containing Cash App U.S. customer information, the company says.

Cash App says it has notified 8.2 million current and former customers of the incident and answered some FAQs. Applicable regulatory authorities are also being notified, it says.

The reports accessed in the breach did not include usernames or passwords, Social Security numbers, birthdates, payment card information, addresses, bank account information or any other personally identifiable information.