For Members, Mobile is a Must

More and more credit union members are using their phones to get online. CUNA Mutual Group offers some tips to make sure your online presence meets their mobile demand.

WSECU Warns of Fraudulent Texts, Phone Calls; Microsoft Scrambles to Patch Internet Explorer

WSECU and the Washington state Attorney General’s Office are telling consumers this week that they should not respond to text messages and be wary of automated phone calls that claim their debit cards have been deactivated or suspended. Also: Microsoft is scrambling to patch a serious vulnerability in its Internet Explorer browser.

Internet Traffic Warns of Possible DDoS Attacks May 7

Whether it’s a hoax or a real threat, internet chatter warning of widespread cyber attacks on May 7 is a good opportunity for credit unions to review their online security systems.

NCUA Issues Risk Alert Concerning the Mitigation of DDoS Attacks

A risk alert issued recently by the NCUA provides credit unions with guidance and steps to follow to mitigate distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks.

Alert to Credit Unions: Be Vigilant Protecting Internet Systems

Credit unions must be on the alert in the wake of a massive cyber attack targeting the nation’s largest banks. A Middle Eastern group has claimed responsibility for the hacking, which blocked millions of customers from access to their online accounts for several hours.

FFIEC Releases Supplemental Guidance on Internet Banking Authentication

The FFIEC issued a supplement to the Authentication in an Internet Banking Environment guidance to reinforce the risk-management framework and update the FFIEC member agencies’ supervisory expectations.