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Issuances

These issuances provide information to banks and examiners on areas of continuing concern and advise bankers and bank directors about activities and situations that could affect the safe and sound management of their banks.


 

Bulletins Links
6/30/2015
Cybersecurity: FFIEC Cybersecurity Assessment Tool

OCC 2015-31

3/30/2015
Cybersecurity: Destructive Malware Joint Statement

OCC 2015-20 

Press Release

FFIEC Statement

3/30/2015
Cybersecurity: Cyber Attacks Compromising Credentials Joint Statement

OCC 2015-19

Press Release

FFIEC Statement

2/6/2015
Strengthening the Resilience of Outsourced Technology Services, New Appendix for Business Continuity Planning Booklet

OCC 2015-9

Appendix J

11/3/2014
Cybersecurity Assessment General Observations and Statement

OCC 2014-53

Press Release

Cybersecurity Assessment General Observations

Cybersecurity Threat and Vulnerability Monitoring and Sharing Statement

9/26/2014
Bourne-Again Shell (Bash) "Shellshock" Vulnerability

OCC 2014-48

Press Release

FFIEC Alert

8/20/2014
Revised Comptroller’s Handbook Booklet: Merchant Processing

OCC 2014-41

Comptroller’s Handbook: Merchant Processing 

4/25/2014
Information Security Vulnerability in OpenSSL Encryption Tool (Heartbleed) Joint Statement

OCC 2014-17

Press Release

FFIEC Alert

4/3/2014
Distributed Denial-of-Service Cyber Attacks, Risk Mitigation, and Additional Resources Joint Statement

OCC 2014-14

Press Release

FFIEC Statement

4/2/2014
Cyber Attacks on Financial Institutions' Automated Teller Machine and Card Authorization Systems Joint Statement

OCC 2014-13

Press Release

Statement

12/17/2013
Social Media: Consumer Compliance Risk Management Guidance
OCC 2013-39
10/30/2013
Third-Party Relationships Risk Management Guidance
OCC 2013-29
10/7/2013
Windows XP Operating System Joint Statement

OCC 2013-22

Press Release

FFIEC Statement

10/31/2012
Supervision of Technology Service Providers: FFIEC IT Examination Handbook Booklet Revision and Administrative Guidelines for Interagency Supervisory Programs
OCC 2012-34
6/28/2011
Prepaid Access Programs: Risk Management Guidance and Sound Practices
OCC 2011-27
6/28/2011
Authentication in an Internet Banking Environment
OCC 2011-26
FFIEC Authentication Supplement
5/20/2010
Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006: Examination Procedures
OCC 2010-17
Overview and Examination Procedures
02/25/2010
FFIEC Information Technology Examination Handbook: Retail Payment Systems Booklet
OCC 2010-09
FFIEC press release
Retail Payment Systems Booklet
11/20/2009
Model Privacy Notice
OCC 2009-33
05/27/2009
Affiliate Marketing and Identity Theft Red Flags and Address Discrepancies
OCC 2009-16
01/14/2009
Remote Deposit Capture: Interagency Guidance
OCC 2009-4

FFIEC Guidance
05/08/2008
Information Security: Application Security
OCC 2008-16
03/19/2008
FFIEC Information Technology Examination Handbook: Business Continuity Planning Booklet
OCC 2008-6

FFIEC press release

Business Continuity Planning Booklet
12/18/2007
Pandemic Planning: Interagency Guidance
OCC 2007-49

Interagency Statement on Pandemic Planning

FFIEC Press Release
11/14/2007
Identity Theft Red Flags and Address Discrepancies
OCC 2007-45

Final Rulemaking
02/16/2007
Daylight Savings Time Change: Risk Management Guidance
OCC 2007-9
09/01/2006
Automated Clearing House Activities: Risk Management Guidance
OCC 2006-39
07/27/2006
FFIEC Information Security Booklet
OCC 2006-31
06/15/2006
Disaster Planning: Hurricane Katrina: Lessons Learned
OCC 2006-26

Booklet
03/15/2006
Influenza Pandemic Preparedness: Interagency Advisory
OCC 2006-12
12/14/2005
Small Entity Compliance Guide: Information Security
OCC 2005-44

Guide
10/12/2005
Authentication in an Internet Banking Environment
OCC 2005-35
7/01/2005
Threats from Fraudulent Bank Web Sites: Risk Mitigation and Response Guidance for Web Site Spoofing Incidents
OCC 2005-24
4/14/2005
Response Programs for Unauthorized Access to Customer Information and Customer Notice: Final Guidance
OCC 2005-13
1/12/2005
Proper Disposal of Consumer Information: Final Rule
OCC 2005-1

Final Rule
10/27/2004
FFIEC Guidance: Risk Management for the Use of Free and Open Source Software
OCC 2004-47

Guidance
10/02/2003
FFIEC Information Technology Examination Handbook: E-Banking, Audit, and FedLine Booklets
OCC 2003-41
04/23/2003
Weblinking: Interagency Guidance on Weblinking Activity
OCC 2003-15

Interagency Guidance
04/08/2003
Interagency Paper On Sound Practices To Strengthen the Resilience Of The U.S. Financial System
OCC 2003-14

Interagency Paper
03/27/2003
Telecommunications Service Priority (TSP) Program: FBIIC Policy on Sponsorship of TSP for Private Sector Entities
OCC 2003-13

FBIIC Policy

FRB Sponsorship: Notice
07/23/2002
Government Emergency Telecommunications Service
OCC 2002-33

Electronic Activities: Final Rule
05/28/2002
Electronic Banking: Final Rule
OCC 2002-23

Final Rule
5/15/2002
Bank Use of Foreign-Based Third-Party Service Providers
OCC 2002-16
7/18/2001
Examination Procedures to Evaluate Compliance with the Guidelines to Safeguard Customer Information
OCC 2001-35

Examination Procedures
2/28/2001
Bank-Provided Account Aggregation Services
OCC 2001-12
2/15/2001
Guidelines Establishing Standards for Safeguarding Customer Information
OCC 2001-8

Final Guidelines
06/22/2000
Privacy of Consumer Financial Information–Final Rule
OCC 2000-21

Summary

Final Rule
05/15/2000
Infrastructure Threats-Intrusion Risks–Message to Bankers and Examiners
OCC 2000-14
5/4/99
Certification Authority Systems
OCC 1999-20
7/30/98
FFIEC Guidance on Electronic Financial Services and Consumer Compliance
OCC 1998-31

FFIEC Guidance

Compliance Issues Involving Electronic Services
5/12/98
Branch Names (multiple trade names)
OCC 1998-22

Interagency Statement (Additional Guidance)
2/4/98
Technology Risk Management
OCC 1998-3
9/10/96
Stored Value Card Systems–Information for Bankers and Examiners
OCC 1996-48
 
Alerts Links
12/21/2012
Information Security: Distributed Denial of Service Attacks and Customer Account Fraud
Alert 2012-16
04/18/2011
Incident Prevention and Detection-Protecting Information Security of National Banks
Alert 2011-4
2/16/2007
Daylight Savings Time Change: Risk Management Guidance
Alert 2007-9
9/8/2006
Customer Authentication and Internet Banking Alert
Alert 2006-50
9/12/2003
Customer Identity Theft: E-Mail-Related Fraud Threats
Alert 2003-11
6/12/2003
Threat Posed by New Virus (Bugbear.B)
Alert 2003-9
4/24/2001
Network Security Vulnerabilities
Alert 2001-4
7/19/2000
Protecting Internet Addresses of National Banks
Alert 2000-9
 
Consumer Advisories Links
6/1/2011
Avoiding "Card Skimming" at ATMs and Other Money Machines
CA 2011-2
 
Advisory Letters Links
10/1/2004
Electronic Consumer Disclosures and Notices
AL 2004-11
6/21/2004
Electronic Record Keeping
AL 2004-9
5/14/2004
Payroll Card Systems
AL 2004-6
12/9/2003
Risk Management of Wireless Networks
AL 2003-10
5/11/2001
Brokered and Rate-Sensitive Deposits
AL 2001-5
3/22/2000
Technology Risk Management Lessons from Year 2000
AL 2000-2
3/29/1999
Fair Credit Reporting Act
 
AL 1999-3
7/24/91
Social Security Numbers As Personal Identification Numbers
AL 1991-4