Trusted Quid: Notification of Web Site Data Breach Affecting Loan Applicants

Scottish short-term loan provider Trusted Quid has issued a press release following discovery of a data breach that began in July, 2016:

Trusted Quid, the short-term loans provider, reports that there has been a theft of data from unauthorised access to the Trusted Quid website. The incident relates to data directly entered by people applying for a loan only on the Trusted Quid website between 1 July 2016 and 17 February 2018. Trusted Quid regrets this incident and notified law enforcement and regulatory authorities promptly upon discovery of this incident.

Up to 65,925 people may have been affected by the incident. The information does include name, phone number, date of birth, address, income information, loan information, employment information, and bank account information.

Read their full press release here for more details and resources.

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