BRIEFLY: CRA data entry software ready; NCUA marks cyber month

For those credit unions that must comply with their states’ community reinvestment act (CRA) requirements, the FFIEC said this week that the second release of data entry software (DES) for financial institutions reporting their 2020 reporting compliance is ready. The Exam Council said the second release of the 2020 Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) reporting software includes the 2020 census update and an enhancement of the “Submission via Web” data export option. It is available at no charge … NCUA, marking October’s status as Cybersecurity Month, said this week it is focusing on four key points in cybersecurity: Advancing consistency, transparency, and accountability within the cybersecurity examination program; encouraging due diligence for supply chain and third-party service provider management at credit unions; assisting institutions with resources to improve operational hygiene and resilience; ensuring the agency’s systems and collected, controlled unclassified information is secure

The 2020 CRA Data Entry Software Release 2 is now available