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FBI warns about Ransomware attacks on businesses

Friday, May 6, 2016

Ransomware is a malware attack that prevents access to the infected computer system; part of the attack includes a demand from the attacker that the user pay a ransom in order to regain access to their computer. This type of attack has seen a

FDIC offers Cyber Security Tips

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Below you can find Cyber Security Tips and suggestions from the FDIC on how to better protect your personal information. Basic Computing Security Tips Take extra precautions for logging into bank and other financial accounts. Take precautions

US Department of Treasury warns taxpayers about a ‘frightening’ fraud scam

Thursday, January 21, 2016

The US Department of Treasury is warning taxpayers about a ‘frightening’ fraud scam. The U.S. Department of the Treasury issued a warning January 19 advising taxpayers to be aware of callers impersonating Internal Revenue Service

F.B.I warns on scams

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

The FBI warns us of the following scams, which seem to be growing in popularity: Online Shopping Scams—If a deal looks too good to be true, it probably is. Steer clear of unfamiliar sites offering items at unrealistic discounts or gift

Fraudulent Debit Card Calls Reported

Monday, January 4, 2016

MUNCIE, Ind. - Be aware that criminals have been making phone calls to customers and non-customers claiming to be First Merchants Bank and Lafayette Bank and Trust regarding their FMB Debit Card. The caller, which may be a computer automated