Update: Our eNews issues have been resolved
9 October 2019
After communications with Mailchimp we have now set-up additional security measures. The breach was recorded and it concluded that the data breach is unlikely to result in a risk to the rights and freedoms of natural persons. There are no signs that email addresses have been exported before they were deleted. It is not clear whether any natural person has received the sent emails.
News posts from 9th October 2019:
On the evening of Tuesday 8th October our Mailchimp account has been hacked. All email addresses were deleted and new email addresses were imported.
Emails were sent out from our account signed Henry Bunsow HR Dep. These emails were not sent in the name of Archetype Publications Ltd. It is not clear to whom these email have been sent. In case you have received this email we would advise you to delete it and to NOT open the link in the email as we suspect it to be a virus. If you have opened the email and the link in it please make sure your computer is safe by running a virus scan and considering changing your passwords.
We are taking the appropriate steps following Artikel 33 of the GDPR.
If you have any questions regarding this data breach please contact us at [email protected]