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When There's Millions At Stake, It's All Down To The Wire

By First American NCS on November 2, 2021

We don’t just streamline your transaction. We protect it.

Each year, we see more attempts to divert transactional funds directly into fraudsters bank accounts – and every year, these fraudsters get sneakier. In fact, scammers target a third of all title wire transactions, according to ALTA[i], and in 2020 alone, more than $213 million in real...

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Topics: Cybersecurity wire fraud clarityfirst

Cybersecurity For Financial Service Companies In New York

By Mike Berey on April 11, 2017

 New York State’s Department of Financial Services has issued 23 NYCRR 500, “Cybersecurity Requirements for Financial Services Companies”, requiring that “[e]ach Covered Entity shall maintain a cybersecurity program designed to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the Covered Entity’s Information Systems” and setting forth...

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Topics: Cybersecurity

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