IMPORTANT MESSAGE REGARDING HOME DEPOT BREACH
Monday, September 8, Home Depot® confirmed
that their payment systems have been breached. Customers who made purchases
with debit or credit cards at U.S and Canadian Home Depot stores may face the
potential for fraud.
According to Home Depot's latest statement:
- This issue impacts
purchases made from April 2014 forward
- There is no evidence that
Home Depot online purchases have been impacted
- Debit card PINs do not
appear to have been compromised
State Bank has a list of customers affected by this breach. We have
determined the best way to protect your account is to reissue your card.
This will happen over the course of the next few weeks. You will be
notified when the bank receives your new card and PIN. Please make sure the bank has your current
- We proactively monitor your accounts for fraud with fraud
protection measures. If we believe your account is at risk for fraud, we will
contact you. Please take a moment to make sure we have your current email
address and phone number. You can update your information any time within
- We encourage you to monitor your accounts in Online Banking and
Mobile Banking and let us know immediately if you notice fraudulent transactions.
Additionally, you can set up proactive alerts to track your account activity.
- If you receive an email or phone call from someone requesting your
personal information on behalf of Heritage State Bank, please do not provide
information and call us immediately at 800-567-7297.