How Fifth Third Bank stops hackers, fraud and money laundering


February 7 2019

Fifth Third Bank opened a new cybersecurity center at its downtown Cincinnati headquarters in December, and it’s already played a role in several arrests.

We’ve seen the benefit,” said Brian Minick, chief information security officer for Fifth Third. “It allows you to connect dots in ways that we were previously not able to do.”

Fifth Third opened its Cyber Fusion Center to public tours this week, giving local educators and law enforcement professionals a chance to see how the bank’s prevention experts in fraud, money laundering and computer hacking analyze terrabytes of data daily to identify local and global threats.