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Comment by sleemanj, on 16-Jun-2008 19:16
Not an excuse, but Firefox no longers permits the address bar to be removed from popups as far as I recall. Opera also (largely by virtue of it's MDI design ) always shows the address bar.
Comment by rscole86, on 16-Jun-2008 19:21
Another great feature, is something the GF and her mum use for THEIR own business. The personal account, and work account are combined so that when you log on line, you can access both accounts.
They both have joint access to the business account, but only her mum has 'authority' to access the personal account, but she does not mind what her daughter does.
The GF used the secure mail service, to query a business account transaction. ANZ replied, saying that she is not authorised to talk to them about the account, and that they cannot talk to her!
Good one ANZ! We realise the personal and business accounts use the same log in, infact you suggested we do that! And now that we have, only the person who's personal account it is linked to can talk to you. *sigh*
Last moan, their 90 day transaction history, is actually UP TO 90 days. The 90 days will depend on your statement date, so at times all you will get is 60 days :(
Comment by rscole86, on 16-Jun-2008 19:24
BTW, I can see the address bar in IE7
Comment by hellonearthisman, on 16-Jun-2008 19:37
I used ANZ and I found the number of clicks needed to move money from one account to another is S.A.D (Stupid And Dumb)
Comment by paradoxsm, on 16-Jun-2008 20:23
It's certainly not the best setup. A weird link on a main page, a pop-up window that could be from anywhere, another pop-up windows spawns from that looking even more obscured.
The only thing that seems to detect is if you click through the links too fast it closes down the blimmin session! other security attacks seem to be rather easy.
It used to be worse, typing in anz.co.nz used to redirect to anz.com/nz. if you typed in the latter url direct though, you couldn't actually log in! ugh!
Whoever implemented that interface needs to look at something other than IT or project management for their next role.
I think Kiwibank has the best interface and so much information available too about logins and user-fingerprinting.. Security is top-notch, offering an enhanced random security filter and soon they will use an an on-screen keyboard to further bolt it down. If you try and access the page from a script or even a new browser window, it will detect a possible security breach and immediately close down the session.
It's always available though a single browser window at
It uses Ultradata's MyViewPoint.
(I do not work for Kiwibank or any related company)
ANZ are in the process of upgrading their site so they may be rectifing this.
Comment by lugh, on 17-Jun-2008 08:25
FYI - I've forwarded this issue to our Risk guys again to see if anything's been raised internally.
Comment by jumbo, on 29-Jun-2009 18:48
The whole site sux. I'm not interested in whats available to austrailians. I'm still waiting for a reply to last nights query. nothing yet from the anybody
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