Enhanced Login Security
Your online security and peace of mind is a top priority.
Setup Enhanced Login Security once and you’re all set. It’s that simple. The next time you sign-in it’s business as usual and the rest is exactly the same.
This superior technology protects your accounts from unauthorized access. It identifies you as the true “owner” of your accounts by recognizing not only your password but your computer as well. If we don’t recognize your computer – you’ve logged in from a public computer or one you haven’t used before – we’ll ask you for information that only you will know as an additional line of defense to prevent unauthorized access. With Enhanced Login Security you will be protected from whatever computer you’re using, whether you’re at home or on the go.
Enhanced Login Security:
- Defends against identity theft and fraud.
- Provides security from any computer, wherever you are.
- Provides additional peace of mind, regarding authentication.
- Makes it easy for you with one-time sign-up.
What is Enhanced Login Security?
Enhanced Login Security is an additional layer of security beyond simply entering a username and password to sign in to Online Banking. Even if your password is stolen in a phishing attack or by malicious software, the fraudster can’t access your accounts because they do not possess the additional factors needed, which are harder to steal. Enhanced Login Security gives you additional peace of mind when using Online Banking. Once you have enrolled your computer, you won’t even know it’s there!
Why should I enable Enhanced Login Security?
When you enable Enhanced Login Security, you enroll the computer you normally use to access Online Banking. If you attempt to access Online Banking from a computer that is not enrolled, you will be prompted to provide additional information in order to gain temporary access. This process for gaining temporary access allows you to sign in from computers you do not wish to enroll in Enhanced Login Security permanently, such as public-access computers in a library or hotel.
If attempting to access Online Banking from a computer that is not enrolled you must answer a series of questions previously setup within Online Banking. You must submit questions and answers in order to access Online Banking. In addition you will not be able to opt-out of the Forgotten Password feature. Once challenge questions and answers are setup you can enable Enhanced Login Security, for your account, within the User Options menu.