The employee has been terminated and an investigation of possible fraudulent use of members' personal identifying information (PII) is ongoing. The credit union has offered credit monitoring to members.
" a person employed by us from early April to mid-June of this year appears to have engaged in unauthorized activity involving a small number of member accounts."It is unclear how the unauthorized activity was discovered. Organizations seeking to proactively detect unauthorized activity, even by authorized users, can utilize low-cost on-demand SaaS analytics services.
- Credit union notice sent to members
Learn how to proactively detect identity theft and unauthorized breaches of data privacy, even by authorized users - with no hardware and no on-site software.Sources:
(a) Re: Security of personal information - www.OAG.ca.gov