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

Citi Launches Windows 8.1 Tablet App for Corporate Clients
September 29, 2014 Citigroup's new CitiDirect BE Tablet app for Windows 8.1 was announced today at Sibos. It looks and feels quite a bit like a...

Cheat Sheet: What Bankers Need to Know About 'Bash' Software Bug
September 26, 2014 The "Bash" bug is more dangerous than Heartbleed, because it exists in a lot more places and can be used to do greater harm....

Four Standout Startups at Finovate Day 2
September 25, 2014 Top demos from the second day of Finovate address security problems, the need to create a personal interaction even with...

The Seven Strongest Tech Ideas from Finovate, Day One
September 24, 2014 Thirty-five fintech startups demonstrated their products Tuesday in New York. Each had seven minutes to pitch to the 1,450...

Banks Experiment with Apps for the Underbanked
September 22, 2014 Regulators would like banks to use their mobile banking services to reach the unbanked and underbanked. Some, including...

Technical Glitches at Simple Show Digital Banks' Weakness
September 15, 2014 Customers of Simple, a unit of BBVA, have complained in recent weeks about delays and failures in scheduled payments,...

How Much Do Data Breaches Cost? Two Studies Attempt a Tally
September 11, 2014 To obtain approval and funding for security improvements, bank technologists have to make their case by pointing to losses...

A Tiny Bit of Solace for Banks in Home Depot Breach
September 9, 2014 Within the past 12 months, one large retailer after another has fallen victim to a massive data breach. But at least the...

How This Small Bank Kicks Cybercriminals Off Its Network
September 8, 2014 As cyberattacks against banks escalate with 93% of banks worldwide reporting they've been hit Bremer Bank in Minnesota...

Mitek, USAA End Dispute Over Mobile Deposit Patents
September 4, 2014 USAA and Mitek Systems settled a two-and-a-half year-old dispute over who invented the technology for mobile check deposit,...