Target Seeks New CIO March 06, 2014Data breach last year prompts CIO Beth Jacob to resign; Target will hire interim CIO and chief compliance officer. Breaking Down the Impact of the Target Breach February 14, 2014The payments, banking and retail industries are still experiencing the fallout of the major data breach that hit Target last year. We take a look at the numbers behind the breach’s repercussions for banks, hackers and consumers. 3 Reasons Why Data Breaches Should be Combated with Card Instant Issuance February 14, 2014Instant card issuance can help banks quickly react to a data breach, cutting costs and improving customer service. Could Banks Hold Back Faster Payments in the U.S.? February 12, 2014The Fed is pushing to implement a faster payments system in the U.S., but will banks getting banks to buy into it will likely be a big challenge. Do You Trust Your Third-Party Vendors? February 07, 2014Banks need to work to build stronger vendor security now. No One Solution in the Cybersecurity War February 05, 2014Banks, and third parties they work with, face a dizzying array of security attacks like never before.
Hotel Company Investigates Data Breach, Card Fraud February 04, 2014White Lodging, which manages 168 hotels under Hilton, Marriott, and Sheraton brand names, is investigating a suspected credit and debit card breach Mobile Commerce: The Next Fraud Frontier February 04, 2014Mobile commerce continues to grow, but fraud prevention tactics in this channel need to grow at an equal pace as well.
Can Security Be More Than the Topic du Jour? February 03, 2014Thanks to recent high-profile card and password breaches, security is a hot topic. Will this help banks protect critical information -- or make them an even more attractive target? Target Breach: Why Smartcards Won’t Stop Hackers January 27, 2014"Chip and PIN" smartcard adoption in the United States is long overdue. But the security improvement wouldn't have stopped Target's BlackPOS malware attackers Banks and Retailers Face Off Over Target Breach and EMV Adoption January 23, 2014Retailer and bank traded allegations yesterday over who is at fault for recent security breaches at major retailers. Will Target Data Breach Speed EMV Adoption in US? January 15, 2014Target's CEO Gregg Steinhafel called for a quicker adoption of EMV cards in the United States to stave off future attacks.
Know Your Scope: Virtualization and the New PCI Standards January 15, 2014Three recommendations on how banks can maintain PCI compliance in an increasingly virtualized world. Neiman Marcus, Target Data Breaches: 8 Facts January 13, 2014A cyberattack campaign, likely coordinated, breached data from Target, Neiman Marcus, and at least three other retailers. Target Confirms Hackers Stole 40 Million Credit Cards December 19, 2013Hackers' 19-day heist scoops up all ingredients required to make counterfeit cards. Latest PCI Standards To Cut Cardholder Footprint November 11, 2013PCI Council published its latest data security standards last week, with a focus on improving merchant awareness of security issues as they adopt new technologies. Banks Can Thrive in the New Payments World October 28, 2013A new NACHA white paper explores the payments crossroads banks currently face, and how to stay relevant amidst increasing competition.
How the Government Shutdown Is Hurting U.S. Cyber Security October 02, 2013Washington’s partisan political battles are stalling any efforts to improve the country’s cyber security defenses. Banks Face Crisis of Trust with Their Small Business Customers September 10, 2013Small businesses are increasingly targeted by fraudsters, requiring banks to better tailor security strategies to fit their small business customers. NACHA Payments 2013 In Quotes April 26, 2013Some thought provoking quotes on mobile payments, the growing prepaid card market and more from NACHA Payments 2013.