Following on from yesterday’s blog, which you can find here, Talk Talk’s chief executive has said that the cyber attack was smaller than initially thought, saying that the hack was on the main website, not the core system. The core system is where full bank details are held, and the bank details on the main website would not be enough to withdraw money. However some Talk Talk customers have still reported unusual bank activity. The main website still holds full email and home addresses, two pieces of information that customers will not want strangers to have access to.
New Zealand have beaten South Africa in a closely fought semi final. South Africa did make it extremely hard for the All Blacks, but the world’s number 1 team came out on top. A couple in their 20’s have drowned whilst honeymooning in South Africa. South African authorities have said the sea was rough at the time and the area is known to have strong rip-currents: a stark reminder of the dangers of rip-tides and currents.