The Central Bank of The Bahamas (CBOB) was made aware of an unauthorized access to its external facing, public website data on June 28, the bank announced.
In a statement, the bank said it is investigating the incident as it looks to contain the exposure.
“The bank has no indication that any personal information was accessed or viewed by any unauthorized person,” the statement read.
“To be transparent, and out of an abundance of caution, we are however, notifying all stakeholders.”
According to the bank, it has implemented several protective measures since discovering this incident, as it takes data privacy and security “very seriously”, and responds promptly to security incidences.