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Find out how to stay secure

Your security is our paramount concern, so Clydesdale Bank’s Internet Banking service has been designed to provide security that is among the best in the market place.

  • Access is restricted to registered users and controlled by a comprehensive layered security infrastructure
  • Our servers employ the maximum level of protection for your account information, using 128-bit SSL encryption
  • Our security system has been vetted and approved by external security consultants
  • Our security infrastructure includes the use of multiple firewalls, complemented by an intrusion detection system that alerts our security teams to any attempted security breaches
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We also recommend you install a personal firewall, anti-virus and anti-spyware software to protect your PC from unwanted viruses and Trojans.  We can offer you a 50% discount on Internet security software to help with this.

Other useful resources

You may also like to check these independent sources for further security advice and information:

  • Bank Safe Online (opens in new window): helpful guides, links to security software vendors, plus information on the latest threats, provided by APACS, the UK Payments Association
  • Financial Conduct Authority (opens in new window): publications including "Checking Your Identity" and useful information on identity-theft
  • Scottish Business Crime Centre (opens in new window): practical crime reduction advice for consumers and businesses, including identity theft and online security

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