Member data security is one of the most important elements of your business. It keeps your business compliant, and it allows your members to trust you with some of their most confidential information. So how can you be sure that your company, or the company you trust to manage your member’s documents, provides adequate data security?
Here’s a brief rundown of the 4 primary elements that any business responsible for keeping data secure should provide:
1. Secure Facility
Any Credit Union that houses member information must undergo audits to ensure information is kept secure. These third party audits are necessary to ensure that there are stringent controls in place to guarantee the security of your data and documents. Additionally, you must have facility-wide physical-security measures in place, including employee access cards, door alarms and internal and external security cameras.continue reading »