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. 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.
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.
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. PNC Pushes Virtual Wallet With Data-Driven Digital Marketing December 23, 2013PNC Bank has been using big data to identify and target customers by demographic segments to raise adoption of its Virtual Wallet. Target Confirms Hackers Stole 40 Million Credit Cards December 19, 2013Hackers' 19-day heist scoops up all ingredients required to make counterfeit cards. U.K. Faster Payments to Change Payments World October 01, 2007The U.K. Faster Payments initiative will have far-reaching effects on how the world views payments clearing. Campos to Succeed Schrank as CEO of SWIFT March 06, 2007SWIFT's incoming head sees a bright future for the payments messaging organization as it evolves to serve new markets and customer segments. Strategic Milestones September 27, 2004Lazaro Campos, Head of the Banking Industry Division, SWIFT (La Hulpe, Belgium) IBM’s SWIFT Expert Describes Industry Transformation September 20, 2004Strategic transformations in the financial industry include the bank/corporate relationship and the consolidation of back offices at European banks. Is There a Future for Payment-Oriented Smart Cards in the U.S.? May 04, 2004Since 1996, smart card advocates have been trying to make a case for smart cards as payment devices. SWIFT Has 'Deep' Relationship with Regulators October 02, 2003After starting his career with Banc Agricol in Spain, Lazaro Campos joined SWIFT in 1987. Campos spoke with BS&T senior editor Ivan Schneider about business continuity, regulatory compliance, and know-your-customer regulations. Banks Get Smart About Computer Chip Cards April 08, 2002Chip-based smart cards are beginning to make a run at magnetic stripe cards, industry observers say. CANADIAN BANKS PUSH U.S. EXPANSION THROUGH RETAIL CHAINS October 04, 2001The first installment of Gomez Inc.'s monthly banking analysis column focuses on Canadian banks pursuing U.S. expansion by partnering with Wal-Mart and other large domestic retailers.