Bank Cyber and Data Security Guide

ICBA’s Cyber and Data Security Guide offers a comprehensive, one-stop shop for community banks to learn about ICBA's cybersecurity advocacy efforts; locate valuable ICBA, public-private, and government resources; learn about and register for Community Banker University course offerings; and identify ICBA Preferred Service Providers in the cybersecurity arena.

Please note: many of the documents on these pages are accessible for ICBA bank members only. Please login to access.

Letters and testimony to Congress and comment letters to the administration.

Information and resources from ICBA, government partners, FS-ISAC, .BANK, Sheltered Harbor, and service providers.

Learn and register for Community Banker University courses.

Cyber Breach

Breach communication templates for community banks.

Data and Cybersecurity News & Articles


ICBA Urges Consistency in FTC Safeguards Rule

Aug 05, 2019
The Federal Trade Commission should include more entities under a proposed rule that would apply Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act-like standards to institutions it regulates.

In a comment letter, ICBA said the rule should extend to "finders," which collect financially sensitive personal information to promote a more secure environment.

ICBA also called for the rule to be consistent with Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council guidelines.

Read ICBA Letter