Providing Mission-Critical Security Operations to an Interconnected Industry
Scaling Cybersecurity for the Financial Services Industry
Financial service organizations face a growing challenge. Their customers expect 24×7 access and self-service convenience, meaning these orgs must move to the cloud and embrace new technologies, all while securing growing attack surfaces and achieving and maintaining compliance. This is a hurdle too high to clear for most organizations.
By the Numbers
Banks, credit unions, and other financial services organizations are the ultimate prize for hackers and cybercriminals seeking monetary gain.
Competitive pressures are driving financial organizations to further expand the range of products and information services they offer, making their systems more open and accessible from a wider range of devices and locations. This combination of resource-rich targets, mission-critical systems, and accessible environments make a tempting target to cybercriminals who see financial services organizations as potentially massive paydays.
The financial sector is heavily targeted by cybercriminals, who typically go where the money is. In response, several government agencies aim to protect consumer information — from the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act to the FFIEC Cybersecurity Assessment Tool to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act it can be difficult to know how frameworks and regulations apply to your organization.
Navigate the complex world of compliance and explore our interactive map.
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