careem under attack

Careem: over 14m customers data stolen by cyber attack


Careem is an online ride-sharing app and has started operations in Pakistan in 2016. this attack was on 23 April 2018. Cyber Criminals stole data from 14 million Careem customers, including their names, email addresses, phone numbers and trip data in the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia, on January 14, according to a blog post on Monday.

The Dubai-based ride-sharing platform operates in 80 cities in 13 countries, including Pakistan.

“On January 14, we became aware that online criminals gained access to our computer systems which hold customer and captain account data. Customers and captains who have signed up with us since that date are not affected,” Careem’s blog said.

Careem has shared with all their customers to change passwords and remove your credit card details and information form your apps. to prevent from hacking there credit cards information and remain safe.