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Risk Assessment

Commercial E-Banking Risk Assessment and Controls Evaluation Purpose The following e-banking risk assessment and controls evaluation is provided to assist commercial Internet banking users in identifying threats and measure the strength of their controls. Risk Assessment Questions For each question, select the answer that best represents your environment. Following the assessment, use the “Control Evaluation […]

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Online Banking Security Tips

Mobile Device Security Configure your device to require a passcode to gain access if this feature is supported in your device. Avoid storing sensitive information.  Mobile devices have a high likelihood of being lost or stolen so you should avoid using them to store sensitive information (e.g. passwords, bank account numbers, etc.).  If sensitive data is […]

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Corporate Account Takeover

What is Corporate Account Takeover? Corporate Account Takeover (CATO) is a form of corporate identity theft where a business’ online credentials are stolen by malware. Criminal entities can then initiate fraudulent banking activity.  Although there are several methods being employed to steal credentials, the most prevalent involves malware that infects a business’ computer workstations and […]

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Avoiding Social Engineering Attacks

Social Engineering In a social engineering attack, an attacker uses human interaction to manipulate a person into providing them information.  People have a natural tendency to trust.  Social engineering attacks attempt to exploit this tendency in order to steal your information.  Once the information has been stolen it can be used to commit fraud or […]

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Security Center

Welcome to our Security Center.  Here you will find resources for educating yourself about online banking security.  We have information about online security in general, as well as the specific protections offered by The Roscoe State Bank.  General Information Security Tips Social Engineering – Find out what it is and how to avoid it Corporate Account […]