Risk Assessment Center

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Have you developed a risk assessment format that you believe works well and satisfies the NCUA requirements?
Share your format with your CUSO partners! Submit a copy of your risk assessment
or the template you used (clean it up to remove any details you’d rather keep private, of course) to dmoore@cuanswers.com and
we’ll make sure it is posted here for others to learn from.

This website is designed to assist credit unions in completing their Internet Banking risk assessment as required by the “Guidance on Authentication in Internet Banking Environment” (NCUA letter 05-CU-18). You’ll find technical information and business considerations related to It’s Me 247 Online Banking and other internet based services. This page also includes links to additional resources that can help you in your own risk assessment process.

We hope you will find what you need here – please let us know if you have anything you’d like to contribute to make the site more helpful for you and your partners!


SecuriKey

CU*Answers receives a large number of cybersecurity due diligence requests from our clients. Although we have a vast library of resources, accessing all of this information – especially if there is an examiner in the room – can be challenging for credit union staff. With the need to revise or publish a significant amount of cybersecurity due diligence information, CU*Answers is publishing SecuriKey, Your Key to Cybersecurity.
SecuriKey

Each SecuriKey document will have the following features:

  • Quick Reference Guide (intended to be something a client can provide to examiners)
  • Summary of Features of the Service
  • Detailed Risk Assessment Tools
  • Ways for the credit union to engage with our teams (e.g. MOP has information for AuditLink for credit unions concerned with the Patriot Act)

CU*Answers is interested in any feedback your teams may have. In addition, CU*Answers is interested in any other internet-based software or services our clients would want us to add to the SecuriKey library.

SecuriKey Documents

Online and Mobile Banking

MOP – Membership Opening Process

MACO – Multi-Authentication Convenience Options

idocVAULT – Core Image Processing

SecuriKey Forms

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Other Resources

PIB

PIB
Understanding the PIB SystemUser manual and rollout instruction documents.
PIB Configuration/User Guide
Implementing PIB: Rollout Strategies A to Z
Updated
May 28, 2021

Changes to Bill Pay in the New Online Banking for Credit Unions Using the iPay SSO

Changes to Bill Pay in the New Online Banking for Credit Unions Using the iPay SSO

This summer, we will be debuting a completely new look-and-feel and user experience for It’s Me 247 desktop and mobile web banking!  This new version of online banking combines both the desktop and mobile versions into a single design that works on every device, whether you are using your phone, tablet or home computer!  This… Read more »

Aug 19, 2021

Register for Asterisk Intelligence Week at CU*Answers

Register for Asterisk Intelligence Week at CU*Answers

Join the Asterisk Intelligence team for one or more sessions in the September Asterisk Intelligence Week! Options include both skills and strategy sessions! During the event, participants will review and discuss data analytics, data management, and data warehousing solutions and strategies. Also available by popular demand is an entire day of tactical skills instruction on… Read more »

Aug 18, 2021

The Next HA Rollover is Coming September 12th – We Need You to Perform a Connectivity Test!

The Next HA Rollover is Coming September 12th – We Need You to Perform a Connectivity Test!

Twice each year, CU*Answers tests our ability to redirect CU*BASE core-processing from our production data center to our high-availability (HA) data center.  The next HA rollover is scheduled for Sunday, September 12th. This rollover will occur over a two-week period, enabling support teams to perform planned network maintenance at the primary production data center without… Read more »

Aug 13, 2021

Changes to Default Browser Settings for eDOCSignature Coming 8/16/21

Changes to Default Browser Settings for eDOCSignature Coming 8/16/21

This message applies to all online credit unions using CU*Spy Images for receipts, photo IDs, loan documents, and membership forms. On Monday, August 16th, we will be making a configuration change in ProDOC that launches eDOCSignature using your workstation’s default web browser.  In the past, this has been defaulted to Internet Explorer.  This change supports… Read more »

Aug 12, 2021

Proving Data Strategies: Online Banking Activity Analysis

Proving Data Strategies: Online Banking Activity Analysis

Join the Asterisk Intelligence team as they review several quick insights available from the online banking usage data found in Tool #1750: Online Banking Activity Analysis.  Get a deeper look into patterns of use and preferences on both where and how members log in, as well as a detailed analysis on when they log in… Read more »

Aug 12, 2021