Sberbank acknowledged the leak of personal data of employees

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Sharecompat in photobacteria of Sberbank Premier at work. Archival photoSberbank acknowledged the leak of personal data of employees© RIA Novosti / Alexei Sharecompat the image Bank

The savings Bank has told RIA Novosti that he was aware of the fact of publication in the network part of the address book of employees, but claims that the leaked database does not pose a threat to clients and the automated systems of the credit institution.

A database containing selected data of the Bank employees appeared on one of the specialized sites for programmers on Thursday. In total, the database contained 421,7 thousands of records about the employees of the savings Bank and several subsidiaries, including their names, email addresses and logins to the operating system of the Bank. The information was posted by an unknown user and is available for free.

«The Bank of the fact of publication of an address book of our staff know. This information poses no threat to automated systems and Bank customers. This address book is free for all employees and not threaten the disclosure of their personal data,» the Bank said.

Currently the database file is unavailable.

In July there appeared information that leaked data of clients of Sberbank in the search engine «Yandex». Then the savings Bank by results of inspection revealed that the leakage of customers ‘ personal data was not.