Category Archives: Customer Protection

Jay Allpress

Nov 14 2016

Security Spotlight: How Can Businesses Prepare for IoT Botnet and DDoS Attacks


Security Spotlight: IoT Botnets

Disruptions to the products and services we provide our customers on a daily basis are a big deal. They don’t happen often, but when they do, they quickly become top priority. Managing disruptions is something we spend a great deal …
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Jennifer Eden

Oct 12 2016

Additional Layers of Protection for Hills Bank Credit Cardholders


Hills Bank credit card fraud protection.

Hills Bank has an additional layer of protection for your Hills Bank credit cards by immediately alerting you of potential fraud. As a Hills Bank cardholder, you’ve already been included in this as a part of our fraud protection services. …
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Jennifer Eden

Apr 11 2016

This Download Can Help Protect Your Business


Trusteer Rapport

IBM Security Trusteer Rapport™ is a security download that Hills Bank® has made available (for FREE) to our customers. Trusteer Rapport™ doesn’t replace anti-virus software, but works alongside it to supplement your protection.

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Jay Allpress

Jun 24 2015

How to Spot and Avoid ATM Skimming Devices


Watch Jay’s video on How to Spot and Avoid ATM Skimming Devices on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NIBK3gVMX5k Criminals use skimming techniques to install hidden devices on ATM or cash machines to obtain card information and Personal Identification Numbers (PINs). Oftentimes, these devices are …
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Todd Shaull

Dec 10 2014

3 Ways to Avoid Debit Card Fraud


3 Ways to Avoid Debit Card Fraud

Debit cards are used a lot, especially during the holiday season. Consider the following to reduce risk of becoming a fraud victim when making purchases with your debit card.

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Jennifer Lough

Nov 19 2014

Tips to Protect Yourself While Holiday Shopping


Holiday Shopping Tips

This season, while you’re focused on holiday deals, thieves are looking for holiday steals. Protect yourself while holiday shopping with the following tips:

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Ken Hinrichs

Aug 20 2014

Tips to Increase Mobile Security


Mobile Security

Smart phones, tablets, notebooks, and mobile devices with online capabilities are more common than ever. These mobile devices are capable of storing and processing information just like a computer. It’s important to protect your mobile devices just as you would …
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Todd Shaull

Jul 09 2014

6 Tips for Summer Travel


6 Tips for Summer Vacation Travel

If you are like most people, you look forward to summer vacation with family and friends. Don’t let what should be a fun time of memories in the making turn into an opportunity for thieves. If you are planning a …
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Josh Holst

May 28 2014

If Your Computer is Online, You Need Security Software


If your computer is online, you need security software.

To family and friends, I’m known as the “Computer Guy” or the “IT Guy” (substitute Guy for Geek or Nerd if you wish). As that “Guy” I’m occasionally asked if security software is needed on my home computer, and if …
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