Infographic: Online banking and security

This is a handy infographic to share with friends, family, and coworkers -- reminding them to stay alert and follow some basic security tips for online and mobile banking.

Smartphones have made accessing one's banking information easy, and even though most people have a healthy sense of the risks, convenience usually wins out. Buggy mobile apps and clever malware producers will continue to be a threat, so keep your friends, family, and coworkers alert by reminding them to follow some basic best practices. The infographic below, courtesy of ZoneAlarm, provides a snapshot of the current landscape of online banking and offers some general guidelines for improving security.

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By Selena Frye

Selena has been at TechRepublic since 2002. She is currently a Senior Editor with a background in technical writing, editing, and research. She edits Data Center, Linux and Open Source, Apple in the Enterprise, The Enterprise Cloud, Web Designer, and...