More people are working from home, increasing network traffic. They’re also going online and using mobile apps to handle tasks they previously handled in person. That means more cybercriminals are looking for an opportunity to profit or cause disruption via cyberattacks, which are ever increasing.
And just like hackers are targeting businesses, retailers and government agencies—they're also zeroing in on banks and credit unions at their most vulnerable time. Especially with physical distancing measures in place, and as more branches close and shift to digital banking, your mobile banking app may become even more attractive for hackers.
Here’s how you can help protect your business and your customers.