At Interswitch , securing your personal information and transaction details and consistently keeping these confidential is our utmost priority. We take stringent and appropriate measures to protect the security of your personal information and prevent unauthorized access to such information. Interswitch continuously monitors developments in information security and we therefore update our processes and infrastructure to ensure consistency with best-in-class industry practices.
Through whichever of our channels you choose to transact, we are committed to maintaining information security when collecting, using, or sharing information about you.
Fraudsters have intensified efforts to get personal information and card data of unsuspecting users with the aim of committing fraud. However clever their scams can be, it is our priority at Interswitch to continuously empower you with information and tips that let you know how they work and how to avoid them.
Phishing takes place when fraudsters pretending to be from well-known companies, banks, other organizations, or government agencies contact consumers and try to trick them into revealing their personal information. The information provided by the unsuspecting customer is then used to commit fraud like opening new accounts in your name or taking over existing accounts like online banking etc.
It can happen over the phone, on email or even through text messages. You can protect yourself with these quick tips:
If, for any reason, you believe your payment card data or transactional details may have been compromised in a data breach, please contact us immediately for guidance.
Passwords represent the keys to your personal and account information. Care must be exercised in constructing and maintaining passwords. The following are some easy steps that you can take to protect yourself from having your personal information compromised.