A report appear today by aegis analysis firm VPNMentor suggests its team found 100GB of apart chump data from the French travel booking site Option Way. The database includes capacity such as names, email IDs, addresses, phone numbers, and travel details.

The report noted these barter were mainly from France, Belgium, Switzerland, Algeria, and Australia. Apart from customers’ data, the database also independent capacity of the company’s advisers and credit cards used for transactions. The analysis team found the apart database on August 20 and abreast the aggregation five days later.

Option Way’s website claims it processes data in an encrypted way and in line with the recommendations set out by the CNIL (France’s data aegis authority). However, VPNMentor team was able to access the database.


The team noted that it found large chunks of Option Way’s database unencrypted and unprotected. The analysis firm was also able to dispense URLs to find more data.

We’ve accomplished out to Option Way to accept the nature of this leak’s impact and what it’s doing to assure its customers. We’ll update the story once we hear back from them.