The White House released a letter advising financial institution executives and others about malicious cyber activity related to the holidays.
“In many cases criminals plan and actually begin an intrusion before the holiday itself – they infiltrate a network and lie in wait for the optimal time to launch an attack,” the letter reads. “It is therefore essential that you convene your leadership team now to make your organization a harder target for criminals.
Best practices the White House recommends be implemented immediately:
The document, as well as other cybersecurity resources, is available on CUNA’s Cybersecurity homepage.