The Fed has announced that the new $100 bill will begin circulation on October 8, 2013. The new bill has new security features that will make it easier for to authenticate, but more difficult for counterfeiters to replicate.
To help raise awareness regarding the new design and to inform how to use the security features the fed has provided training and educational materials which can be found at www.newmoney.gov.
The following link contains a plethora of materials that will help with employee and consumer education, and even some just plain interesting facts regarding U.S. currency.
The webinar this month features a senior security consultant, Courtney Treadaway, who has been working with IT Security of financial institutions. This webinar shares some ideas and benefits of looking this area of the business as more Quality Management instead of a painful process. Wouldn’t it be much better if IT Security & Audit was recognized for it’s ability to reliably deliver trust to the business and to the customer?
Copy of webinar slides – IT Security as Quality Management