There were records of major data leak events in the first half of 2022, most notably:

a) Central Bank: in January, it occurred a leak of data such as username and CPF registration of 2112 customers of Logbank Soluções em Pagamentos. It was the third security incident with databases controlled by the Brazilian Central Bank.

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b) Mercado Livre: in March, the e-commerce platform confirmed the leak of personal data of over 300.000 users. According to the company, the leak did not affect users’ passwords, accounts, and investments.

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