Inside look at Target data breach

According to the Krebs on Security website, once the Target data breach happened in 2013, the company found that when hackers were inside the store’s system, there were no safeguards in place to keep them from gaining customer’s personal information. Krebs on Security obtained an internal document that shows that Target hired Verizon experts to […]

Judge approves Target class certification

Financial institutions got a big victory on Tuesday. Five financial institutions, including one credit union, were certified on Tuesday to represent all U.S. financial institutions in the class action lawsuit against Target for damages related to the 2013 data breach. The ruling, handed down by Judge Paul A. Magnuson from the U.S. District Court, District […]

CUNA helps sponsor cybersecurity events with federal law enforcement agencies

Credit unions and other financial institutions are invited to register for a National Cybersecurity Symposium: Building Law Enforcement and Financial Services Sector Partnerships at 37 field locations across the country on Oct. 21 or 22; depending on location. CUNA is working closely with the Financial Services Sector Coordinating Council to offer a series of open […]

LSCU Image Campaign kicks off on Monday

The 2015 Cooperative Image Campaign for Alabama and Florida credit unions will launch Sept. 14 across 14 media markets between the two states. The fourth wave of the campaign once again utilizes TV, radio, digital, social media, and billboards, depending on the money raised in each media market. For 2015, three new “shareable content” ads […]