On Friday night at 8:25 p.m., CNN published an article with information that 60 credit unions "were experiencing outages due to a ransomware attack", according to a report from the NCUA.
Any time a cybersecurity event happens, it can be scary. There are a lot of unknowns, and we continue to see a heightened focus on credit unions by bad actors.
As a CUSO, we're here to simply offer our help, if you need it.
If you have concerns about your cybersecurity tools and procedures, we're here to help.
If you want to know what we're doing to protect our credit union clients, we're here to help.
And if you just want to talk to IT professionals that have been through a cyber attack, want to know what's going on with this targeted credit union attack - we're here to help.
We're currently rolling out enhanced security features to all Think|Stack clients in response to this attack.
Whether you're in IT, Management, or on the board of a credit union - we're happy to talk with you about your concerns. Just shoot us a note here, and we'll set up some time to connect.
Chris started Think|Stack in 2011 to serve organizations who serve their communities. Chris saw the important role tech and cybersecurity played in the financial services space. For over a decade Chris and his team have made it their mission to support, secure and empower credit unions to innovate through continuous technology improvement. He is an educator at heart and passionate about helping leaders and their teams understand how technology can support their goals while delivering seamless, enjoyable technology experiences to their people. As a cloud and cybersecurity leader, Chris is proud to sit on the MD Governor's Workforce Development Board as Vice Chair as well as the Cybersecurity Association of MD as Chair.