Frost Bank announced it has suffered a data breach that exposed check images


By Pierluigi Paganini

Frost Bank

On Friday, Frost Bank announced that it has suffered a data breach that exposed check images, crooks could use them to forge checks.

Frost Bank announced on Friday that it has suffered a data breach that exposed check images.

The bank is a subsidiary of Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc., its staff discovered an unauthorized access to its systems containing images of checks.

Attackers compromised a third-party lockbox software program, in this way they were able to access the images of checks stored electronically in the database.

“In March 2018, Frost detected unauthorized access into a third-party lockbox software program that allowed unauthorized users to view …read more

Via:: Security Affiars