We have strengthened web security following an attack on our web services in recent weeks. The attack was detected prior to and damage being done. It appears that our facilities were to be used as a platform for other actions, as if often the case with a digital break in.
Thanks to quick work of our web development and technical services teams we were able to better secure our position and take other measures to even further enhance early warning we receive about any attack.
Client data was never at risk given where and how this is stores. Client credit card data was also secure as this is managed by our back.
We mention the attack today as a reminder about the importance of security over business data and systems. Backing up every day, being serious about passwords and having your network checked for possible entry points is vital to the success of any business in this digital age.