The management of GN Bank is urging customers to ignore rumours in sessions of the media and other social media platforms urging them to withdraw their deposits because the Bank’s website had been hacked into.
According to a press statement issued by the Bank on Tuesday, it got wind of the hacking during the weekend and immediately moved to rectify the situation.
“Our technical team are done with the restoration of the website and are in the process of implementing additional security patches to ensure non-occurrence of any such situation in the future.
…Meanwhile, we take this opportunity to assure the general public that customer financial information including online banking data is intact and adequately secured,” the statement said.
The Bank assured customers that their deposits have not been tampered with as it’s being speculated.
…No Customer has lost a pesewa of deposits.”
The statement further urged customers who still doubt to verify their balances from their respective branches.
The Bank apologised to customers for any apprehension caused.