02 September 2014

Security

Elton Canewriter & tech geek - Brisbane

Contactless payments are not a choice

29 August 2014  |  1767 views  |  3  |  Recommends 0

If you want a new debit or credit card in Australia, you're getting PayWave or PayPass - there's no choice. And Australian police forces, and at least some consumers, don't like it. Police are bemoaning an increase in contactless credit and debit card fraud arising from stolen tap and go cards, and point to increases in handbag thefts, car break...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Best Way to Destroy a Computer Virus

27 August 2014  |  727 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Computer viruses are here to stay, which means users need to know the best way to eradicate them the moment they attack. Like disease viruses, computer viruses evolve and get “smarter.” The many different kinds of computer viruses (such as worms, Trojans, spyware) are called malware: malicious software. In general, security software comes wit...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Prepaid Cards risk of Fraud

22 August 2014  |  1140 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Somewhere out there is a dictionary that when you look up the term wire money, the definition says scam! Even though legitimate money-transfer businesses exist like Western Union, a request to wire mo...

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Myles DawsonAdyen - London

Rethinking 3D Secure: how it can increase conversion rates

21 August 2014  |  2903 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

“3D Secure is about as helpful as a chocolate fire guard.” Merchant view of 3D Secure, as succinctly expressed on Twitter. For a number of years, the payments industry has associated 3D Secure with...

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Michael DavisonIBM UK Ltd - London

Anyone know where good conduct went or how to get it back?

20 August 2014  |  1520 views  |  0  |  Recommends 1

A question. Why do banking industry headlines remain so very bad when the talk is all of recovery, strengthening investment and employment indicators and an uptick in base rate soon? My acknowledg...

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Martin coxBell ID - Sydney

HCE mobile payments - how secure is secure enough?

20 August 2014  |  2031 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Since Google announced support for host card emulation (HCE) in Android KitKat 4.4 last year, the industry has been divided. Many recognize the value and opportunity that this brings to banks and othe...

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James LawlorCerteco - London

Three simple rules to be AML and Sanctions coherent

13 August 2014  |  1397 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

In recent years the U.S. regulators have enjoyed flexing their Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Sanction enforcement muscles, over $12 billion worth of fines have been settled with some of the world’s ...

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Derek GarriockExperian - Edinburgh

Device fraud - a serious threat to mobile banking?

30 July 2014  |  4032 views  |  1  |  Recommends 1

Current predictions show there will be five billion connected devices on planet earth this year, including smartphones and tablets, serving a billion online bank accounts and contributing to US $13tri...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Make Information Security a Priority

29 July 2014  |  763 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Just about everyone has private information that should be protected. Let’s begin with something you’ve surely heard of: antivirus protection. But this isn’t enough to guard your personal data. A ...

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Jeremy TaylorRule Financial - London

Process, Process, Process

25 July 2014  |  1379 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

In the second instalment of our six part series looking at the transformation that is required in investment banking operations, today we look at how process automation will enable investment bank bus...

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