Today’s world is more connected than ever. The Internet touches almost all aspects of everyone’s daily life, whether we realize it or not. Yet, for all its advantages, being constantly plugged in increases the risk of theft, fraud, and abuse. As we become more reliant on modern technology, we also become more vulnerable to cyber attacks such as corporate security breaches, spear phishing, and social media fraud.
In light of the risk and potential consequences of cyber events, strengthening the security and resilience of cyberspace has become an important mission. The easiest way to work towards a safer cyber world is to work together. Below is a list of links where you can find information to help keep you or your business safe from cyber crime.
Best Practices To Protect You, Your Network, and Your Information
The recently updated National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework highlights best practices. From “US-CERT” (7/31/2015)
Strengthening the security and resilience of cyberspace has become an important homeland security mission.
OUCH! Newsletter August 2015
In this newsletter, we explain what backups are, how to back up your data and develop a strategy that’s right for you.
From “SANS Institute” Heather Mahalik (8/5/2015)
Lakestone Bank & Trust will never contact a customer via phone, email, fax or text to request Online Banking credentials, SSN, PIN, password, account numbers, user names, etc. Should you suspect fraudulent activity on your account, contact Lakestone Bank & Trust immediately at 810.245.2950.