2014 was the year of the data breach as we saw more breaches than ever before: 63,000 retail-related security incidents across 95 countries last year alone. While breaches are big news for retailers, they’re also big news for consumers and banks because of the credit and debit cards that need to be re-issued. A poll by the […]
Posts Tagged ‘convenience’
Posted on 10th Mar 2015 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
Posted on 28th Jan 2015 by Jean-Francois Ouillet in Mobile
The average consumer uses 25 different usernames to log in to all their online services, at a cost of convenience and security. How can we address the challenge, improve the user experience and increase our overall security from the hacker threat? Mobile Authentication is one key answer.
Posted on 13th Nov 2014 by Dominique Brulé in Financial Services
Apple Pay has the potential to accelerate mobile payments but it needs to go beyond payment convenience in building a compelling proposition for retailers.
Posted on 27th Oct 2014 by Nicole Williams in Financial Services
Many of us in the industry are familiar with attending conferences, and we know to brace ourselves for the inevitable – long days, lack of sleep, lengthy meetings or a lost voice. With Money20/20 just around the corner (Nov 2-5), we wanted to share a few survival tips ahead of the leading payment event. Get […]
Posted on 14th Oct 2014 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
In our last blog, we looked at the recently-released Hype Cycle Research Report from Gartner and the outlook for NFC technology. Next we will turn to another important technology that was included in Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Payment Innovation: EMV, and the U.S. migration. EMV has been gaining a lot of attention from payments experts […]
Posted on 10th Oct 2014 by Jennifer Dean in Enterprise Security
C-Suite executives need the latest technology to showcase a company’s services but this puts pressure on the IT department security around CxO devices. However, a balance can be struck.
Posted on 29th Sep 2014 by Dominique Brulé in Mobile
Transport for London’s new contactless payment system marks the tipping point for wide-spread mobile payments adoption.
Posted on 26th Sep 2014 by Brittany Jedrzejewski in Enterprise Security
As the leader of a company, the CEO has access to the most private, valuable information from corporate strategy and financial results to sensitive employee data. Few will argue with the fact that the CEO is someone who needs advanced security.
Posted on 21st Jul 2014 by Xavier Larduinat in Enterprise Security
We now live in an age where reliable and fast information is of paramount importance in our daily lives. Whether banking, communicating, negotiating, or doing any form of business, information on-demand is crucial. Unfortunately, as we’ve become more dependent on access to on-demand banking, contact details, messaging etc., we’ve at times allowed vulnerabilities into our […]
Posted on 28th May 2014 by Ken Abbott in Corporate
I made my first Internet purchase in 1993, a T-shirt for the nascent music-sharing site IUMA (Internet Underground Music Archive). The founders of IUMA, all from the University of California, Santa Cruz, had thought a lot about their venture, and understood many things about the Internet, the law and risk. First of all, IUMA didn’t […]