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NASCUS Summary on Recent NCUA Risk Alert – Heightened Risk of Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks

The on-going conflict in Ukraine has raised concerns about potential cyberattacks in the U.S., including those against the financial services sector. All credit unions and vendors, regardless of size, are...

Risk alert focuses on email, wire fraud

(Oct. 22, 2021) Speaking of cybersecurity: Use of cloud-based email services are proving to be targets for cybercriminals, and credit unions need to take steps to thwart any exploitation and...

NASCUS Summarizes First 2019 NCUA Risk Alert

NCUA issued the first Risk Alert of 2019 to remind credit unions of the risks related to Business Email Compromise (BEC) fraud and steps that institutions should consider in order to mitigate the risk of falling prey to such scams.