Online Security

Find out how to keep your online information safe. Learn more about Internet scams and how you can prevent falling victim to them.

What Can You Do?

  • Protect yourself online – Get tips to help keep your personal information safe.
  • Follow the "Three Cs" of Business Email Compromise – These easy steps helps you detect business email compromise (BEC).  Learn more about common tactics that criminals use to disguise a bogus email request.
  • Strengthen your security – Download IBM® Security Trusteer Rapport, an easy-to-use online tool that provides added protection against cyber-threats and is available free to clients by City National Bank and IBM.
  • Beware of email scams –Be on guard against "phishing,” one of the most common online hoaxes, used by criminals to steal identities or spread malware.
  • Report email fraud – Find out what to do if you receive a fraudulent email claiming to come from City National Bank, or any other company you do business with.
  • Safeguard your smartphone and mobile devices – Smartphones have become a necessary part of our lives, but their powerful capabilities come with built-in risks for exposure of personal information.
  • Be wise about wireless networks – Public WiFi services provide a convenient way to access the Internet, but they may expose your personal data to thieves.