Carnival Fined $5M By NY For Cybersecurity Violations

By Craig Clough (June 24, 2022, 5:35 PM EDT) — A New York agency on Thursday levied a $5 million penalty on Carnival Corp. for allegedly violating state cybersecurity regulations in relation to four data breaches from between 2019 and 2021 that the regulator said exposed a “substantial amount of sensitive” customer data.

The consent order the cruise giant reached with New York’s Department of Financial Services comes days after Carnival agreed to pay $1.25 million to 45 states and the District of Columbia over one of the breaches that impacted 180,000 employees and customers.

The department said an investigation uncovered evidence that Carnival Corp. and several of its companies failed…

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