Reminder: NCUA cybersecurity webinar scheduled for Wednesday

May 18, 2015

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (5/18/15)--Credit unions interested in the latest cybersecurity information can still register for the National Credit Union Administration’s Wednesday webinar. Registration is still open for the webinar, which is scheduled to run from 2 to 3:30 p.m. (ET).

Agency staff will participate in a panel discussion with cybersecurity experts to discuss the NCUA’s collaboration with the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council to develop a self-assessment guide for credit unions to use.

Other topics include statistics on credit unions losses due to cybercrime, why password protection is outdated, precautionary measures and the consequences if information is exposed.

The webinar will include information about NCUA’s new $7,500 cybersecurity grants for qualified low-income credit unions.