February 21, 2024

An estimated 6.9 million customers of the genetic testing firm 23andMe had their private info stolen by hackers in a current information breach, an organization spokesperson confirmed to The Hill on Monday.

A spokesperson for 23andMe advised The Hill an estimated 5.5 million customers had their information accessed from the corporate’s DNA Family function, which helps customers discover and join with household kinfolk who even have the function enabled.

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