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How to create a strong password

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When creating accounts online, banking or otherwise, it is recommended that you create a strong password that is difficult to crack or guess. A strong password should aim to be 12 characters, contain numbers, symbols, capital letters, lower case letters, cannot be found in a dictionary and would not be obvious to someone who has had a conversation with you. It seems complex and hard to remember—provided below is a way to decide on a new password.

FDIC: 10 Scams targeting bank customers

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The FDIC often hears from bank customers who believe they may be the victims of financial fraud or theft, and our staff members provide information on where and how to report suspicious activity. To help further, FDIC Consumer News includes crime prevention tips in practically every issue. As part of that coverage, we feature here a list of 10 scams that you should be aware of, plus key defenses to remember.

A bank customer's guide to cybersecurity

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Protect Your “Cyber Home” With a Solid Foundation. Simple steps to secure your computers and mobile devices for Internet banking and shopping.

What to do if your identity is stolen

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To minimize the damage, protect yourself from further harm, and repair your good reputation and credit, it is important to take immediate action such as the steps listed below.

Recommended security controls for businesses

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Businesses can help prevent fraud by implementing these controls.

Identity theft fraud prevention tips

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Identity theft can happen despite your precautions. Prompt detection allows you to take defensive action quickly and minimize the damage.

Standard mobile banking security controls for business clients

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For business accounts, we have established the following standard Mobile Banking security controls.

Mobile banking security tips

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The following are security tips and best practices to keep in mind when accessing your online banking account via a mobile device.

Business online banking security tips

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In addition to our standard security controls, SVB Private recommends that you consider the implementation of the following business and technology security practices to further mitigate the risk of online fraud.

Personal online banking security tips

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The suggested guidelines below will help to secure your computer and Online Banking habits from potential viruses, worms, and malicious e-mail to reduce the risk of online fraud and identity theft.