Mobile Provider TIM is Investigated For Alleged Leaks of Consumer Data

In a statement, TIM said it ''was the victim of a criminal attack by hackers and has not yet been notified of SENACON's fine''; the operator can be fined about R$10 million (US$2.5 million).

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The National Secretariat of Consumer (SENACON) and the Ministry of Justice and Public Security (MJSP) reported on Monday, September 16th, that an administrative proceeding against TIM has been filed to investigate alleged leaks of data and amounts of consumer debts.

In a note, TIM said that "it was the victim of a criminal attack by Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?