Security incident involving human resources software, PageUp

14 June 2018
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Data handled by PageUp software might be compromised

 

The Department of Health and Human Services has been made aware of a security incident involving a human resources software supplier, PageUp.

Impact

Employee data or other sensitive data handled by the software may have been compromised. This includes names, contact details, identification and authentication data such as user names and passwords.

Action

If you use PageUp's services:

  • Contact your local IT department immediately for further advice
  • If you believe your data was breached, contact the Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner, Privacy and Data Protection by telephoning 1300 666 444 for further guidance and advice.

If you do not use PageUp, we encourage you to continue exercising safe data practices.