News of the Silentbanker Trojan seems tohave (rightfully) caused quite a few people to wonder if the computersthey use to access their online banking are secure. I’ve gotten someinteresting questions about the security of online banking since LiamO’Murchu’s blog about Silentbankerwas published last week.
Some people I talked to said that they’llnever use online banking again, but I don’t think that’s the answer(just ask anyone who has ever had their bank card skimmed). Instead, I think people are better off securing their computers andusing a few best practices to ensure that their transactions are safe.
So, here are a few tips for online banking:
• Use a strong password to access your online banking and change itoften. Strong passwords are always good to use, but remember that akeylogger can...