Schertz Bank & Trust uses security features on our Internet
Branch to help prevent unauthorized access to your personal
financial information. Our site uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
protocol for providing data security during transmission using
data encryption, server authentication, and message integrity.
Various levels of security focus on firewalls, filtering
routers, and a trusted operating system. Schertz Bank & Trust is
committed to making sure that your Online Banking is safe and
Customers of the Home Banking System have a responsibility for
the security of their information. Schertz Bank & Trust
recommends that customers follow the guidelines listed below.
- Utilize the latest version of either Netscape Navigator
or Microsoft Internet Explorer. The home banking system is
best viewed and is most secure when you use one of these
browsers, as they are both certified for use at our site.
- Each Online Banking customer uses a valid User ID and
Security Password or Code to gain access to the services. It
is important to protect your User ID and Security Code from
othersódo not leave your User ID and Security Code where it
may be available to unauthorized users. It is recommended to
use a full 8-digit or longer Security Code and change it
- Be sure others are not watching you enter information on
the keyboard when using the system.
- Never leave your computer unattended while logged on to
the home banking system. Others may approach your computer
and gain access to your financial information if left
- Click Exit when you are finished using the system to
properly end your session. Once a session has been ended, no
further transactions can be processed until you log on to
the system again.
- Close your browser when you are finished so that others
cannot view any financial information displayed on your
- Keep your computer free of viruses. Use virus protection
software to routinely check for a virus on your computer.
Never allow a virus to remain on your computer while
accessing the home banking system.
If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions
concerning our Security or our website, you may contact us by
telephone at (210) 945-7400 or by e-mail at
email@example.com. Schertz Bank & Trust reserves the