Topics: Cybersecurity What's the Matter With Bitcoin Exchanges? March 04, 2014The downfall of Mt. Gox highlights the instability of many virtual currency trading markets.
Let's Be Friends: Banking & Merchant Trade Groups Launch Cybersecurity Partnership February 14, 2014After weeks of finger-pointing regarding responsibility for responding to recent card breaches, 13 trade groups say they will cooperate on information sharing and improved card security technology. Feds Launch Cyber Security Guidelines For US Infrastructure Providers February 13, 2014The White House released the first version of its cyber security framework for protecting critical infrastructure. But critics say these voluntary guidelines enshrine the status quo. Putting Cybersecurity Measures to the Test December 12, 2013New York state today is testing some 200 banks to see how their cybersecurity plans work in real time. Leveraging Big Data to Revolutionize Fraud Detection July 15, 2013The beauty of big data is that it presents a new realm of possibilities for the financial services industry and, more importantly, will help organizations run differently.
The Cybersecurity Imperative: How Banks Can Combat Cybercrime September 04, 2012As the financial world gets increasingly high-tech, protecting data has never been more important. According to BITS president Paul Smocer, innovations such as smartphones and cloud computing offer banks great opportunities for efficiency and customer enga Five Bank Security Trends Shaping the Future of Fraud Fighting July 20, 2012Biometric bank apps and token-generating credit cards will be among the tools used to fight fraud and keep financial services secure. FIS Hires Homeland Security Exec as New CISO March 08, 2012The hiring of Greg Schaffer is part of a plan to advance the company's cyber security initiatives. Being Proactive and Cooperative Still Keys to Foiling Cyber Threats June 25, 2009