Verizon’s Visible cell customers hacked, leading to unauthorized purchases

Company suspects credential stuffing, but questions remain.

Verizon’s Visible cell customers hacked, leading to unauthorized purchases
Verizon’s Visible cell customers hacked, leading to unauthorized purchases

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Numerous Visible Wireless subscribers are reporting that their accounts were hacked this week. Visible runs on Verizon's 5G and 4G LTE networks and is owned by Verizon.

Suspicions of a data breach at Visible started Monday when some customers saw unauthorized purchases on their accounts:

On the Visible subreddit, users reported seeing unauthorized orders placed from their accounts:

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