Mini Case 1 – Belmont State Bank Belmont State Bank is a large bank with hundreds of branches that are connected to a central computer system. Some branches are connected over dedicated circuits and others use the dial-up telephone network. Each branch has a variety of client computers and ATMs connected to a server. The server stores the branch’s daily transaction data and transmits it several times during the day to the central computer system. Tellers at each branch use a four-digit numeric password, and each teller’s computer is transaction-coded to accept only its authorized transactions. Perform a risk assessment. At looking at this case it is clear that we need a secure network. Once major risk we need to ensure is the bank transaction are being transferred securely. Developing a secure network means developing controls that reduce or eliminate threats to the network. Here are some of the preventions we need to review when creating preventive measures to maintain compliance
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