AIB criticised for monitoring customers’ social media accounts
AIB says viewing social media accounts helps it understand customer behaviour.
The national civil society group campaigning for a Yes vote in the upcoming Irish referendum on the Eighth Amendment fell victim to a cyberattack last week. DDoS attacks meant the Together For Yes fundraising page as well as Amnesty International’s went down for a period of a half hour and 45 minutes, respectively. The DDoS attacks originated in Ireland.