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Bankers' Hotline, Volume 29, Number 6

June 28, 2019

Cyber Defense: Preventing the Preventable

by Teri Wesley

There is no silver bullet for deflecting cyber attacks. When formulating your institution's cyber defense strategy, focus on the measures you can take to prevent the preventable.

In The News

Statistics, Facts, & Such

Tech Update
Extreme - Robust Video Cameras from Bosch

Spotlight on What's Happening

Training Page
Outsourcing Your Security Operations Center (SOC)

by Jim Beveridge

Effective security programs and state-of-the-art SOC's depend on competent personnel, standard operating procedures, and cutting-edge technology, including automation and redundancy. Outsourcing some or all of your SOC functions can be an attractive and cost-effective alternative.

FDIC Seeks Input on Technical Assistance

The FDIC issued a Request is seeking feedback on their technical assistance offerings and on strategies to improve the effectiveness of the technical assistance the agency offers.


OFAC has published an interim final rule amending its Reporting, Procedures and Penalties Regulation (RPPR).

Focus on Fraud

From the editor's desk
An Error, a Correction, an Apology & Lessons Learned

by Jim Beveridge

To err is human...and when we err at Bankers’ Hotline (as we did with a recent article on Beneficial Ownership requirements), we set the record straight.

War Stories

Questions & Answers

Other Bankers

Copyright © 2019 Bankers' Hotline. Originally appeared in Bankers' Hotline Vol. 29, No. 6, 6/28/19

James Beveridge
Contributing Editor:
Teri Wesley
Executive Editor:
P. Kevin Smith, CPP
Board of Advisors:
John S. Burnett
Mary Beth Guard, Esq.
Barbara Hurst
David McGuinn
Robert G. Rowe, III, Esq.
Barry Thompson
Andy Zavoina

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