Shopify confirms data breach, says “rouge members” stole customer data

Shopify has confirmed a data breach, in which two “rouge members” of its support team stole customer data from at least 100 merchants. The company has fired the two employees who were scheming to obtain customer transactional records of certain merchants. The stolen data included names, postal addresses, and order details, from less than 200 merchants, but financial data was unaffected. The two employees obtained data using Shopify’s Orders API.

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