WASHINGTON–Senate Judiciary Committee witness says Congress should follow Obama's 2011 plan that mandates breach reporting. Some businesses would be exempted.
Secret Service witness tells Congress some foreign criminals are never brought to justice.
In advance of Monday's Senate Banking Committee hearing on data security, bank and credit union trades urge action on issue.
Copycat POS breach malware available in underground forums for just $6,000, report says.
Ukrainian national held without bond for allegedly developing Dorbik criminal organization, which sold compromised data and counterfeit cards.
Cloud and BYOD vulnerability, spear-phishing, DDoS and more await credit unions in the year ahead.
The NCUA will establish a new office focused solely on agency security and continuity, but the move shouldn't have a big impact on the 2014 operating budget. Public Affairs Specialist John Fairbanks told Credit Union Times the new office will be comprised mostly of existing NCUA resources.
Agency moves in reaction to examiner danger.
A former assistant accountant for the $60 million WesTex Federal Credit Union in Lubbock, Texas, will spend 37 months behind bars and pay restitution of $690,000 for embezzling an estimated $500,000 from a branch of the credit union.
Former assistant accountant at Lubbock credit union gets 37 months behind bars.