TITLE

Bank's Biggest Exposure Is From Within

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Bank Technology News;Oct2005, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the internal threats to banking institutions in the U.S. Industry researchers opine that security awareness and training to expose the threats within the institutions are lacking. It is particularly difficult to guard against internal security breaches with prevention strategies as it requires not only the deployment of expensive password and identity-management products but extensive investigation of employees and others who have access to sensitive information. The issue is further complicated when business partners and outsourcers are taken into consideration. Researchers recommend implementing user-provisioning products that facilitate the securing of accounts in the banks.
ACCESSION #
19423303

 

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