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Employee education, multi-factor authentication are important defenses against online crime 

A PIN bulletin issued by the FBI reports cyber criminals are attempting to use social engineering and other schemes to bypass the multi-factor authentication security protocols commonly used by banks and other businesses. As "multi-factor authentication continues to be a strong and effective security measure,” a most important step to fortify defenses is to educate employees about the pervasive problem of online crime.

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Prevent the ransomware epidemic from infecting your organization 

by Heather Wyson-Constantine, Vice President of Payments and Cybersecurity, American Bankers Association

By now, you’ve mostly likely heard the news: ransomware is here and it’s a problem. The impact can be devastating. Imagine not being able to access your email, customer information or vital records for days or even weeks. Victims not only face monetary losses associated with the ransom and loss of business during the downtime, but also the additional forensics costs, the loss of employee productivity and, most importantly, customer trust.

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Webinar: #MeToo and What to Do: The Movement's Impact in the Workplace 

Wednesday, June 20, 2018; 2 - 3 pm Eastern

Hosted by the American Bankers Association, ABA Insurance Services' Laura Simmons and Littler Mendelson's Marlene Muraco will discuss the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements’ impact in the workplace, including best practices to help prevent claims. Recommended for bankers and those responsible for a bank's human resources and employment practices programs.

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ABA Insurance Services Rolls out Enhanced D&O Liability Coverage 

ABA-endorsed Insurance Program offers new policy features

ABA Insurance Services has developed a Directors & Officers Liability (D&O) policy to protect financial institutions and their directors, officers and employees to keep pace with today’s litigious environment.

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ABMI announces 27th consecutive distribution to participating banks 

$82.7 million has been declared in total distributions since 1991.
American Bankers Mutual Insurance, Ltd. (ABMI), the reinsurer of the ABA-endorsed insurance program, has declared a $1.5 million distribution to current member banks of the American Bankers Association (ABA) that have D&O, Financial Institution

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ABMI announces 26th consecutive distribution to participating banks 

$81.2 million has been declared in total distributions since 1991.

American Bankers Mutual Insurance, Ltd., the reinsurer of the ABA-endorsed insurance program, has declared a $1.1 million distribution to current member banks of the American Bankers Association (ABA) that have D&O, Financial Institution Bond and related insurance from ABA Insurance Services.

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