Email addresses and other contact information have been stolen from a European Central Bank database following a security breach, the bank said today.
The data had been left by people who were registering for events at the ECB through its public website, but no internal systems or market sensitive data were compromised.
The theft came to light after an anonymous email was sent to the ECB seeking financial compensation for the data.
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