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LandMark White data breach could impact Westpac property service customers

February 19, 2019 / Matt Hamblen

Westpac Group has warned customers that those who have conducted a property valuation through its business may have been inadvertently impacted by a separate data breach affecting LandMark White. On Tuesday, the Australian bank and financial services company said the recent security incident at LandMark White, a fund management organization, may have involved Westpac customers which have engaged Westpac for property valuations in the past. Westpac says that LandMark White acts as a third party to conduct "certain property valuations." As a result of this valuation outsourcing, customers from Westpac, St.George, Bank of Melbourne, BankSA, and RAMS may have had their information leaked. The LandMark White data breach exposed property valuations and contact information of borrowers, lenders, homeowners, residents, and property agents; including names, residential and business addresses, email addresses, property details, and contact telephone numbers. It is not believed that loa...