Nedbank warns clients of potential impact in security breach

The bank said it investigated a security issue that occurred at the premises of a service provider called Computer Facilities.

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JOHANNESBURG - Nedbank is warning its clients of the potential impact of a data security breach.

The bank said it investigated a security issue that occurred at the premises of a service provider called Computer Facilities.

The institution said none of its systems or client bank accounts were compromised or at risk as a result of the incident. It said it secured and destroyed all Nedbank client information held by Computer Facilities.

As a precaution, the bank said Computer Facilities systems were disconnected from the internet.