CUInsight Minute with Alyssa Angurio – January 13, 2023

Our favorites from the week in sixty seconds.

Welcome to the CUInsight Minute, sixty seconds from our Community and Marketing Coordinator Alyssa Angurio with our favorite reads from the week.


How threat hunting can transform cybersecurity for credit unions

Credit unions continue to be prime targets for cybercriminals due to the confidential data possessed and financial assets. The latest generation of cybercriminals is fueled by large ransomware payments, state-sponsored adversaries who provide assets, expertise that amplifies cyber risk, and a bullish dark web market. Credit unions must evolve their security strategy to a proactive approach, including hunting suspicious activity and threats before reaching them.

Threat hunting gathers multi-source, raw, curated data about existing threat actors and their tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs). This helps analysts understand the tactics used by adversaries and identify signals or signs of their unauthorized presence in their target environment. It allows organizations to stay multiple steps ahead of cybercriminals by identifying likely future targets by understanding their motivation and tools that could be applied from one target to another. [read more]

Cultivating more human workplaces in 2023

As we look ahead to the coming year, it will be challenging as leaders. But we believe that by focusing on the fundamentals we can create engaging workplaces, be change agents, build trusting cultures, and grow our personal leadership skillsets.

At Cultivate, we’ve been inspired by quotes that remind us ways to create more human workplaces. We hope you enjoy a few of our thoughts and mantras as we ring in the new year!

Change begins with us 

“Focus on things that are small enough to change but big enough to matter.” – Kat Cole

How many times have we set out to improve a process or solve a problem and missed the mark? In a year that will be filled with outside distractions, make the biggest impact through the smallest changes. Don’t know where to start? Ask employees what small change they would make and watch the ideas pour in! [read more]

2023 CUInsight Mini-Con Series 

Register here to join us for the 2023 CUInsight Mini-Con series brought to you by Elan Credit Card, the miniature virtual event series designed for credit union leaders. Use promo code NEWYEAR to save 30% on registration now! [register here]

Alyssa Angurio

Alyssa Angurio

Alyssa Angurio is the Community & Marketing Coordinator at, the leading digital trade publication serving credit unions. Alyssa oversees the valued Community of thought leaders and industry experts who ... Web: Details