The Directors Education Series: Cybersecurity in Banking - 2019

Cybersecurity continues to increase its impact on financial institutions. We review top cybersecurity threats facing financial institutions today and what to be aware of with each. This information will provide you with a solid foundation for making more informed decisions in providing oversight and direction for the institution. We will also review responsibilities of the board including new legal precedents that are being set, increasing liability for directors and finally a list of activities that can be used to increase board involvement in information security. Individual topics for discussion include:

  • Phishing Attacks
    • Sextortion
  • ATM Risks
  • Wire/ACH Fraud
    • Corporate Account Takeover
    • Business Email Compromise
  • Ransomware
  • Director Involvement

Subscribe to The Directors Education Series and provide your leaders with the guidance and tools needed to navigate the complexities of today's banking environment.

training features:

  • Includes Audio, Video and Powerpoint.
  • PDF Handouts
  • Discussion Questions
  • 20-25 minutes in length (Perfect to show at your monthly board meeting!)
This program is a breakout session from the Directors Education Series, which is a subscription based Library containing over 50 trainings specifically for your Board of Directors. For more information on the Directors Education Series click on or go to You can email questions to or talk with a representative by calling 1-800-831-0678.

Who Should Attend?

This program is recommended for your Executive staff including every member on your Board of Directors.

We are loving the program for our Directors. Training has now become a more regular event and the format and timing of the training is just right for the BOD. They have found the information very helpful in understanding their roles as directors.” — Maureen Daehn, CFO, Maple Bank

After 42 years in Banking and now a Director, the series enables me to continue my knowledge in this ever changing industry! You're never too old to learn, and being a Director it's our responsibility to continue to learn for the good of our organizations.” — Gerald Schmidt, Board Member, Stephenson National Bank and Trust