19 September 2014

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Pat CarrollValidSoft - London

iHack Hastens Call for Multi-factor Authentication

05 September 2014  |  2231 views  |  1  |  Recommends 0

“If only I would have known” is a phase that Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and possibly as many as 100 celebrities and notable personalities are likely saying after a reported massive breach of Apple’s iCloud service resulted in the unauthorized access to, and release of, personal information and photos. While the FBI, dozens of security vendors a...

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Pat CarrollValidSoft - London

'PSD2' a Much-Needed Step To Uniformity and Accountability

18 August 2014  |  1778 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Payment Services Directive 2.0, Why “PSD2” is A Much-Needed Step Towards Uniformity and Accountability in the European Payments Industry Rules and regulations serve many purposes, from ensuring that business activities are conducted consistently and fairly, to ensuring that providers and their customers are protected from harm, intentional or o

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Pat CarrollValidSoft - London

The Next Target-Style Attack This Holiday Season?

11 August 2014  |  1730 views  |  1  |  Recommends 0

Remote Access Vulnerabilities and “Backoff” PoS Malware to Lead to Potential Next Wave of Target-Style Attacks this Holiday Season Data breaches, identity theft and stolen payment card credentials ar...

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Pat CarrollValidSoft - London

Securing Transactions Means More Than Just Authentication

10 July 2014  |  2452 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

The payments world is all abuzz about the potential of biometrics to solve many of the serious payment security issues we now face. Not only does biometric authentication – be it voice, iris or even A...

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Pat CarrollValidSoft - London

'Trust but Verify' : Trust in Data Protection and Mobile

13 June 2014  |  2349 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

No matter what part of the payment industry you’re in, earning and retaining your customer’s trust is paramount. In light of numerous data breaches and even government spying, companies the world over...

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Pat CarrollValidSoft - London

Chip and Skim Cards: Renewed Need for Layered Authentication

03 June 2014  |  2267 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

In the ongoing game of one-upmanship between hackers and payment fraud prevention technology, new research presented at the 35th IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy suggests that the fraudsters ha...

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Pat CarrollValidSoft - London

Proposed legislation puts consumers back in the driving seat

25 March 2014  |  1060 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Recent developments at the European Parliament have proven to be a key milestone for the European Commission's data protection reform. Parliamentary support is now ensured for vital legislation whic...

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Pat CarrollValidSoft - London

How do we achieve 'The Holy Grail' in contactless payments?

28 February 2014  |  2281 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Hot on the back of the recent news of Europe’s largest department store group El Corte Inglés taking the plunge towards contactless, yesterday’s Finextra report highlights new figures from WorldPay...

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Pat CarrollValidSoft - London

Malware , the Achilles Heel of Mobile Adoption

30 January 2014  |  2588 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Malware is hitting mobile like nobody’s business. It is a sad fact of life - hackers, fraudsters, cyber-criminals and the like will never go away and will evolve and adapt as our payment landscape e...

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Pat CarrollValidSoft - London

Customer Experience vs Strong Security: What's the Answer?

28 January 2014  |  2038 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

It’s good to see the Bank of Scotland focussing on the mobile customer experience. Clearly they see this as a significant competitive advantage, and promoting it as such, whilst also highlighting the ...

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