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It is a few minutes before midnight and an employee just downloaded a large file over VPN from a remote site. Unbeknownst to all security scans, this large file contains all the credit union’s members’ names, addresses and share information. The next morning, nothing happens – the action does not raise any flags or alarms because a known person is doing it over an approved connection. This scenario raises the hair on the backs of business and IT leaders alike, and it is one that likely can happen inside your credit union today.

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