Penny Crosman

Editor in Chief

Penny Crosman is Editor in Chief of Bank Technology News and Technology Editorof American Banker. She has had senior editorial roles at Bank Systems & Technology, Wall Street & Technology, Intelligent Enterprise and Network Magazine, among other titles.

Recent Stories From this Author

This Banker Is on a Mission to Warn About 'Masquerading' Scams
August 1, 2014 Cyber-savvy con artists posing as company CEOs are carrying out highly successful financial frauds. Bank of the West's David...

Banks Open Their Wallets Wide for Mobile Banking: Survey
July 31, 2014 A sizable portion of the banking industry has increased spending on mobile banking technology by more than half this year,...

DDoS Attacks Are Still Happening ó and Getting Bigger
July 28, 2014 They haven't caught much media attention lately, but distributed denial of service attacks continue to take place and have...

Behind the $1.6 Million Heist at StubHub: Recycled Passwords
July 25, 2014 If there's one lesson bankers can take away from the hacking incident at the online ticket seller StubHub, it's that they need...

Leaky Bank Websites Let Clickjacking, Other Threats Seep In
July 23, 2014 Online banking sites are as leaky as sieves, according to some researchers' tests. They are especially vulnerable to...

Goodwill Industries Investigates Possible Card Breach
July 22, 2014 Goodwill industries is investigating a possible theft of customer card data.

Skeptics Question Value of Apple-IBM Deal for Banks
July 21, 2014 Apple's partnership with IBM is big and dramatic, but itís unclear if it will offer anything bankers don't already have access...

What the IBM-Apple Deal Means for Banks
July 16, 2014 IBM is creating new apps for banks their employees can use on iPhones and iPads. In doing so, Big Blue will help banks push...

Morning Scan: Citigroup's 'Egregious' Conduct; Forex Overhaul Offered
July 15, 2014 Breaking News This Morning ... Earnings: JPMorgan Chase, Comerica, Commerce Bancshares Receiving Wide Coverage ......

Wanted at Banks: Young Tech Pros with Old-Tech Smarts
July 15, 2014 Many banks' legacy systems were built decades ago and are maintained by folks nearing retirement. The challenge for CIOs is...