From: Director of OperationsTo: Crisis Management Team
About: INFORMATION UPDATE ABOUT TODAY’S EVENTS
Message:

We have been able to confirm that the number of affected users is 12 million. The attack happened at 830am this morning. The attack lasted for just 10 minutes. The attackers were able to access our secure servers and retrieve the information. As soon as the attack was identified, we locked down the network and prevented any more data from being stolen. Immediately after the attack our website and other services became unavailable for 40 minutes. We have now been able to bring the website back online and can confirm that data has been breached.

We will update you as soon as more information becomes available.