Bank of Stockton Playing Dumb for Smart Security

Jaben-Eilon, Jan
July 2000
Bank Technology News;Jul2000, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the Bank of Stockton's development of a system to ensure data security. Creation of a fake database into the bank's electronic channels; Offer of online banking services through Quicken and Microsoft Money; Increase in reported attempts on the online computer systems of banks.


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