"Financial services institutions are high-value targets for cyberattacks because of the capital they control, the personal information on customers they maintain, and the fear an attack on a bank generates in the public.
Phishing attacks on FSIs have risen steadily, especially employee credential theft - because once an employee’s credentials are stolen, cyberattackers can access customer information, employee data, even finances.
While legacy security solutions claim to block up to 99.9 percent of cyberattacks, all it takes is one employee or contractor to open an email from an unknown source, download a file from a compromised website, or in any other way fall victim to a cyberattack.
So, it’s time for a new approach: Isolation, also known as, remote browsing.
Download this Financial Services Best Practices Guide to Isolation to learn how to best eliminate phishing attacks and web malware.
Since data encryption is a core piece of any security
strategy, start by talking with your CIO. This guide is
designed to help you determine the right questions
to ask your CIO to become better informed about
your bank’s cybersecurity position.
Published By: BMC ESM
Published Date: Nov 06, 2009
Leading bank shares best practices, results of IT compliance implementation. Zions Bancorporation is a leader in SBA lending, public finance advisory services, and agricultural finance. Which means compliance is critical, both to internal workflows and legal mandates like Sarbanes-Oxley.With nearly 25% of the enterprise virtualized, it became clear to IT leaders at Zions that an advanced solution to IT compliance was required. Attend the webinar.
Published By: FireEye
Published Date: Mar 05, 2014
Cyber attacks are growing more sophisticated and, more often than not, target small and midsize businesses (SMBs). One unlucky click - a malicious email attachment, a link to a legitimate but compromised website - could result in a costly data breach that drains your bank account and customer trust.
This paper explains targeted attacks and examines reasons cyber attackers are aiming at small and midsize businesses, including:
Value of your data;
Low risk and high returns for criminals;
Why SMBs are easier targets.
Published By: Ipswitch
Published Date: Dec 01, 2014
The third largest US-based provider of inter-bank transaction services offers a Financial Services case study illustrating the automation of over 1,100 tasks by MOVEit Core and MOVEit Central for managing financial transactions. MOVEit File Transfer to manage file transfers to client banks, regulators, and other financial institutions. Companion product MOVEit Central to
automate file-based business processes.
You rely on cloud technology more than you may realize—when you post to social media, download music, or view your bank balance online. These everyday uses are not so different from the opportunities the cloud affords your business. Cloud technology has proven to do several things very well—improve cash flow, increase business capabilities, and simplify processes across the organization—all in a platform that’s more accessible and reliable than on-premises hardware. Migrating to the cloud brings faster access to the data and processes your business needs to compete and grow in today’s marketplace. Download this white paper from Epicor Software to learn why moving to the cloud is easier than you might expect.
Many organizations consider optimization only for their largest or most challenging business problems, often utilizing a small number of Operations Research professionals. But in our age of Big Data, market globalization and increased competition, many organizations are successfully making the case that optimization can be applied to a wider variety of business and operational decisions, and be developed by a new group of users — the organization’s business analysts.
With a proven track record of results demonstrating that organizations can increase profitability with business analysts applying optimization to many types of business problems, FICO’s proven development methodology is giving organizations the confidence to extend optimization practices across their enterprises.
This Event Proceedings document captures key takeaways from discussions at a recent executive dinner in London hosted by VMware. Focused on Digital Workspace emergence in the Financial Services sector, the invitation only event attracted a largely IT executive audience. The event was by invitation only and attracted an audience consisting largely of IT executives from the Financial Services in the United Kingdom. The session saw an open, spirited exchange of views on the state of end user computing initiatives amongst the present banks and insurance organizations. Attendees also discussed the impact of digital transformation initiatives on end user computing, and what this means for CIOs and IT departments in this sector.