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

Westpac Aims to be First to Unlock Mobile Apps with Fingerprints
April 15, 2014 The cutting-edge bank it already offers smart watch apps is testing the technology on its employees' mobile devices and,...

Windows XP Goes Dark; Will Hackers Be Lurking?
April 8, 2014 As the bells toll for Windows XP today, millions of computers used for online banking will no longer receive security updates....

Banks Urged to Beef Up Defenses against DDoS Attacks, ATM Fraud
April 4, 2014 Concern about large-scale ATM fraud and denial-of-service attacks prompted regulators to issue two new alerts warning of...

Rise in Digital Banking Heightens Fraud Risk, Bankers Say
April 3, 2014 Online and mobile banking have forever transformed the way people bank, but the digital evolution has a dark side: it is...

Hackers Claim Data Theft on 800 Million Cards But Is It True?
March 31, 2014 An organization calling itself Anonymous Ukraine has boasted of a huge theft of American debit and credit cards. Many of the...

Move Over Phone, Make Way for Smart-Watch Banking
March 26, 2014 Google last week rolled out its new operating system for smart watches, and some banks, including U.S. Bank, Wells Fargo and...

Citigroup Hires Capital One Exec Heather Cox
March 25, 2014 Citigroup (NYSE:C) has joined the growing number of banks that have hired chief digital officers.

How Data-Sharing Can Keep Fraud from Spreading
March 24, 2014 If banks are serious about outsmarting thieves, fraudsters and hackers then they need to be more open to sharing information...

Morning Scan: Fang Fang 'Retirement' Proves JPM Bribery Investigation Has Teeth
March 24, 2014 Receiving Wide Coverage ... Fang Fang 'Retirement' Shows JPMorgan Bribery Probe Has Teeth: JPMorgan's Sons and Daughters...

Social Graces: Using LinkedIn, Facebook Without Regulatory Worries
March 23, 2014 How financial advisers can use social media, without regulatory worries.