Board Member Gigi Hyland of National Credit Union Administration on Information Security and Privacy at Credit Unions
In the most recent CUInfoSecurity.comâ€™s podcast, NCUA board member Gigi Hyland shared her opinions on information security and risk management best practices for credit unions.
During her interview Hyland, shared whatâ€™s important to the NCUA in regard to information security at credit unions. Hyland, a NCUA board member since 2005, explained why written information security policies are needed and shared her view of annual review of risk assessments at credit unions as well as her ideas on access controls and need for encryption. Hyland, who prior to her NCUA board appointment spent 14 years in the credit union community, detailed why employees, front end to back end, need information security training; the approach credit unions should take on information security programs; and what it takes to manage third party services and why a due diligence review is stressed.
Hyland expresses NCUAâ€™s view on external threats and how to best fight them, including phishing and other online scams. She also speaks to the importance of credit union board membersâ€™ charge to oversee their credit unionâ€™s information security program.
To listen to the podcast go to:Gigi Hyland Podcast .