A Growing Security Risk in IT Automation February 28, 2014The increasing use of automated processes could expose organizations to new forms of malware if proper monitoring and controls aren’t put in place. Why Big Data In The Enterprise Is Mostly Lip Service February 18, 2014Here are six reasons organizations are taking the wrong approach to big data or not utilizing it at all. Why Businesses Can’t Ignore US Cybersecurity Framework February 14, 2014Industry leaders and President Obama call the framework just a first step in creating a cybersecurity playbook for 16 US critical infrastructure sectors. But this is more than just a reference manual. Do You Trust Your Third-Party Vendors? February 07, 2014Banks need to work to build stronger vendor security now. Survey: Most Employees Are Unaware of Their Company’s Data Security Protocols February 06, 2014Lack of awareness among employees about their firms’ security tools and policies is leading to startlingly insecure file sharing behaviors in the workplace. 7 Security Predictions for 2014 from Booz Allen Hamilton December 06, 2013The consulting group previewed some of the important trends in cyber security that banks need to keep their eye on in 2014. Australian Bank Improves Business Processes and Customer Experience with Mobile November 26, 2013Westpac, Australia’s second largest bank, is growing its wealth management capabilities with Microsoft's enterprise mobility. Gaining Differentiation & Efficiency Via A Strategic Approach to Technology At Enterprise Bank & Trust November 01, 2013By adopting progressive technologies such as cloud and agile development, Enterprise Bank’s IT's team has shifted its focus from maintaining systems to delivering solutions. Survey: Majority of Employees Ready to Break BYOD Policies October 24, 2013A survey by Fortinet, a network security company, found younger employees are often willing to break company policies around personal mobile devices and cloud usage. SAP And SAS Partner On Big Data Analytics October 23, 2013SAP and SAS announced yesterday they will be partnering to offer SAS analytics applications on SAP’s HANA platform. How To Improve Credit Risk Modeling For Better Credit Quality October 18, 2013Banks have to evolve their credit risk modeling, and including cash flow in their credit risk analysis for commercial loans is one place to start.
Employee Training: The Key to Security in Enterprise Mobility October 04, 2013New devices and operating systems are making it difficult to implement Bring Your Own Device policies, but employee training is a good place to start. Regulators Fret Over Asset Quality August 14, 2013U.S. banks and credit unions report asset quality as the number one focus for regulatory examiners. Verizon Rolls Out Wireless ATM Connectivity Solution August 05, 2013The solution can be used by banks with remote or off-branch sites such as malls or retail stores, and also be used to quickly recover from natural disasters and outages.
Fraudsters Find New Ways Around Banks’ Online Defenses August 01, 2013Guardian Analytics has detected the increased use of new strategies fraudsters are using to bypass online security strategies that banks need to be looking out for. Risk Management Must Be Priority For All Banks, Not Just The Biggest July 24, 2013Despite the financial and operational challenges of regulatory compliance, investments in modern risk management capabilities must be viewed as an opportunity — not a burden — for all banks, regardless of size. Complement the Core: Going Paperless June 13, 2013In this third article in the series on core transformation, we address why a bank needs to think beyond the core platform itself to achieve true transformation, modernization and efficiency. New TLD’s Can Help Address Online Banking Security Concerns June 04, 2013In the next few years hundreds of new top level domain names will be launched on the internet, which could help banks increase their online security, but also opens up new opportunities for fraudsters if banks are not vigilant. How Technology Turns Stress Testing from a Compliance Challenge to a Competitive Advantage May 29, 2013As regulators demand more detailed stress testing from banks, modernizing loan valuation systems breaking down organizational silos can aid in compliance and risk management. Banks Must Approach Third Party Contracting Differently in Today’s Highly Regulated Environment May 16, 2013Vendor management is becoming more important from a compliance standpoint as regulators scrutinize banks’ third-party relationships, and achieving that compliance begins with crafting a clearly defined contract.