Alex Neill, Which? Managing Director of Home Products and Services, said:
“British Airways customers will be concerned to hear about this data breach. It is now vital that the company moves quickly to ensure those affected get clear information about what has happened and what steps they should take to protect themselves.
“Anyone concerned they could be at risk of fraud should consider changing their online passwords, monitor bank and other online accounts and be wary of emails regarding the breach as scammers may try and take advantage of it.”
If you become aware that an organisation has lost your personal data, there are steps you can take to protect yourself. For more information, visit: https://www.which.co.uk/databreach