BATON ROUGE, La. and PASADENA, Calif. (8/12/08)--Wescom Resources Group (WRG) clients who deploy the MemberEdge Online Banking system will have access to TraceSecurity’s external penetration testing as a precautionary tool for online banking security. WRG and TraceSecurity partnered to offer credit unions the measure to protect their members from identity theft. TraceSecurity’s testing simulates real attacks to expose potential vulnerabilities so security holes can be identified and fixed. “Data breaches and identity theft can be devastating to a credit union and its members,” said Jim Stickley, TraceSecurity chief technology officer. WRG is backed by Pasadena, Calif.-based Wescom CU, which has $3.8 billion in assets.