The Breach which took place on November 4 2013, was discovered in first week of December.
Soon After The Fund came to know about the breach, investigation was set up, and it was confirmed that one of the servers was hacked. which was later disconnected for further investigation and also prevent any further exploitation.
Report says, Information including Names, phone numbers, credit card numbers with CVV codes and e-mail addresses were accessed. In some cases, bank account information was accessed too.
Although there are no reports of any misuse of the compromised data but the Fund had established a confidential privacy line for those affected to call if they had questions or required assistance understanding the advice on how to protect themselves.
A recent report from Department of justice, States of New Hampshire have confirmed of a Security breach in U.S. Fund for UNICEF.