You may wish to review the internet sites such as:
- SANS Security Portal;
- National Infrastructure Protection Center -- their "Seven Simple Computer Security Tips for Small and Home Computer Users".
BankersOnline has many featured articles and Guru Q&A written by L. Michael Guard, Andy Zavoina, Dana Turner, Jim Incaprera, and others on the importance of security awareness, secure passwords, backup and saving data files, the bank's polcies on EDP Housekeeping Rules, Microcomputers, End Users, Internet and E-Mail guidelines. Be sure to include "social engineering awareness" tips that users may be confronted by professional hackers to obtain access to the bank's computers and network systems. Include a session on "Identity Theft", what to look for and how to assist victims. Documenting this training will qualify for your Information Security Progam training requirements as well.
Looking for training for your employees on information security? Start with the latest video from the Bankers Video Library. It gives you the informational ammunition your employees need to avoid inadvertently releasing information to wily con artists and identity thieves. Order the "Safeguarding Customer Information" now in the Banker Store.First published on BankersOnline.com 2/4/02