As with most financial institutions today, online banking has become an integral part of the organization’s service to its customers. As such, the Information Technology (IT) department at a bank must be proactive in adopting technologies to prevent fraud and unauthorized access to information.
One day, one of our clients began receiving complaints of a phishing attack. However, the attacks – which were growing exponentially each day – were targeted at another bank with the same name in another state. According to the bank’s Security Director, “As far as phishing attacks are concerned, the volumes were unbelievable. Although it wasn’t our bank, a lot of customers that were receiving [the fraudulent emails] felt that it was directed at us.”
[rb_alert_box style=”note”]Mr. Barrow currently serves as Director of Online Marketing for Greybrook Health where he is responsible for the development, monitoring, coordination and execution of the company’s social media campaigns, web development and online marketing strategies. In Greg’s current role with Greybrook Capital, he also sits as a Web Developer and Graphic Designer for Nulogx, BrandProtect and Internet911.[/rb_alert_box]