Online Banking Security Information for First Southern Bank Clients
First Southern Bank has taken strong measures to ensure the security and safety of our overall online banking system and your account. Internet crime continues to grow and security breaches occur every day proving that no one is immune to cyber criminals. However, in many cases, informed people are the last line of defense against security threats such as malware, phishing, and social engineering tactics.
In an effort to help you protect yourself or your business from unwanted intrusion, identity theft or financial loss, First Southern Bank has added, and will continually update, online security awareness guidelines and tips below. Our goal is to educate our clients and promote appropriate security-conscious behavior to strengthen your defenses.
Please click on the links below to learn more about each topic.
- Avoiding Trojans and Spyware
- Making Secure Online Transactions When Away from Office or Home
- Creating Strong Passwords
- Surfing the Web Safely
- Understanding and Preventing Social Engineering
- Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute's CERT Coordination Center
- Center for Internet Security (CIS)
- Identity Theft, Privacy, and Security Publications for Businesses
- OnGuard Online
- U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team
Weblinking Notice (Links to Third-Party Websites)
First Southern Bank may provide access to third-party websites though the use of hyperlinks. Links to external websites and/or non-First Southern Bank information are provided as a courtesy and does not necessarily constitute an endorsement or guarantee of the content, product and/or service. In some cases, First Southern Bank has entered into relationships with certain third parties who may offer specific products or services to our customers. First Southern Bank does not control or manage the website content, privacy or security policies of these third parties. We recommend that you review the privacy and security policies of the third-party website. First Southern Bank assumes no liability or responsibility for the contents or use of such third-party site.