256 bit encryption
When you perform online banking, your transactions are encrypted to protect against data from being intercepted and stolen by hackers.
Our online services are protected by firewalls to protect against potential breaches.
Customers are notified promptly via SMS to their registered mobile numbers every time a transfer is performed using their online banking account.
Long periods of login inactivity may increase the risk of fraud and other issues so we will log you out of your online banking session after 15 minutes of inactivity to prevent others from gaining access to your account.
Web Access Firewall
Standard Chartered uses a Web Access Firewall (WAF) to filter, monitor and block unwanted HTTP traffic to and from a web application. A WAF is able to filter the content of a specific web application. It can prevent attacks stemming from web application security flaws, such as SQL Injection, Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) and security misconfigurations DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) – Standard Chartered employs DDoS mitigation tools to protect our channels from denial of service.