Short-term lender Trusted Quid has announced its data has been accessed between 1st July 2016 and 17th February 2018.

Information entered when applying for a loan directly via the was accessed.

In a statement on the website Trusted Quid said  “This does not involve customer data stored on Trusted Quid’s main systems (server). It also does not involve customers or applicants who have not applied for a loan directly via our website. It also does not include customers who first applied for a loan directly via our website before July 2016 but who have since then logged into their accounts via the website for account management purposes.”

“The protection of our customers’ personal information is a priority for us and we want to assure you that we are fully committed to helping support you. We continue to work with a team of experts who are assisting us in responding to this incident.”

More information can be viewed here.