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IRS bulletin on tax fraud: Email phishing combines W-2 theft and wire fraud

Resource Library Category (Account Security)

February 9, 2018 | The Internal Revenue Service has issued an advisory bulletin to all tax professionals, employers, and other tax payers about tax form related phishing campaigns, including several new variations that combine W-2 scams with business email compromise (BEC) and wire transfer fraud.

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.

Incoming wire transfer instructions

Resource Library Category (Cash Management & Payments)

Instructions for making a wire transfer from another bank to your SVB Private account. Includes Routing Number, SWIFT Code, BIC Code.

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.

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.

Set a travel notice

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When traveling abroad, we recommend that you notify us of your travel plans at least 24 hours in advance. Notify your relationship manager directly, or contact your local banking office where our staff would be happy to help.

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.