Improving Security In the Fast-Paced World of Mobile April 16, 2014Looking at the biggest threats banks face in mobile with BITS’ security expert Jim Pitts. Heartbleed: Making The Case For SDN April 11, 2014Software-defined networking technology could help protect against vulnerabilities like Heartbleed. It's time to develop a more mature SDN option. FDIC: Banks Should Take Advantage of Government Cyber Security Resources April 10, 2014The FDIC said today that banks need to be subscribing to government services that provide up to the minute information on new cyber threats. Mobile RDC: Avoiding the Security Pitfalls April 07, 2014A session at NACHA Payments 2014 dealt with mitigating the security risks of remote deposit capture.
Companies Boosting Fraud Prevention In Wake of Data Breaches April 04, 2014The AFP’s annual payments fraud report found a significant increase in card fraud and that companies are investing more in anti-fraud measures. XP Apocalypse: Why Many ATM’s Are Still Running the OS April 01, 2014With the end of support for XP approaching fast, banks need to consider strategies for mitigating the potential risks in their ATM networks. Fighting the $3.5 Trillion Fraud Problem March 20, 2014IBM launches new software and consulting services to help organizations use big data and analytics to reduce the costs of fraud and financial crime. Online Banking Fraud Made Simple March 14, 2014Criminals continue to successfully compromise accounts and steal money with relatively simple attacks.
Bitcoin, Meet Darwin: Crypto Currency's Future March 13, 2014First-movers rarely survive, but some experts see a real future for government-issued crypto currency. Real Time Payments, Real Time Risk March 12, 2014What measures will banks need to take to handle risk in a real time payments environment? Leveraging Location Tracking for Security and Compliance in RDC March 10, 2014WAUSAU is launching a new service to help banks keep track of where remote check deposits are occurring to help with KYC and AML compliance. Cybersecurity Not Just an IT Problem Anymore March 10, 2014A new report from Deloitte examines the evolving cyber security threat against banks.
Why Bitcoin Won’t Die March 07, 2014Despite the headlines following Mt. Gox, Bitcoin is stronger and more resilient than it appears. Taking the Next Step in KYC and AML Compliance March 06, 2014Regulators are demanding more and more from banks’ KYC and AML monitoring, making it increasingly necessary for the industry to collaborate on this costly area of regulation. Major Banks Sign Up for SWIFT’s KYC Registry March 05, 2014SWIFT aims to cut complexity and cost in compliance with a new centralized registry for KYC information that will roll out later this year. Mobile Banking: Making Security and Convenience a Package Deal February 28, 2014The key to mobile security success is a multi-layered approach that enables companies to verify who their customers are and what they are authorized to do. Cyber Security: HSBC Offers Two-Factor Online Authentication February 24, 2014HSBC will begin offering additional online authentication in the wake of increasing attention on security after the retailer data breaches. 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. How Single Use Virtual Cards Can Improve Digital Payments Security February 14, 2014Single use virtual cards are one way banks can help customers secure online payments in the wake of the Target breach, but gaining customer adoption remains a challenge. 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