Posts Tagged ‘fraud’

Fraud doesn’t spread holiday cheer – the Naughty and Nice of online retail….


Posted on 24th Nov 2015 by in Financial Services

With the holidays approaching, more and more people are shifting online to buy their gifts. Learn how fraudsters on the naughty list impact holiday cheer and how we can secure your online shopping.

Securing the Next Generation of Trusted Payments


Posted on 20th Oct 2015 by in Financial Services

With the shift to EMV, the future of payments is upon us. In this post, learn how we can secure online payments, mobile payments and everything in between.

Instant issuance helps banks reconnect with customers in the wake of retailer breaches


Posted on 10th Mar 2015 by in Financial Services

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 […]

Record data breaches in 2014 teach important lessons


Posted on 27th Jan 2015 by in Financial Services

The Identity Theft Resource Center reported that data breaches hit an all-time high of 783 in 2014, and in many instances payment card details were compromised along with personal information like email addresses, phones numbers, or physical addresses. This meant that more payment cards had to be reissued due to breaches in 2014 than in […]

Has your business unwrapped mobile security threats over the festive period?


Posted on 12th Jan 2015 by in Enterprise Security

With new mobile devices like the iPhone 6 and Apple iPad Air 2 topping many present lists this year, we’ve compiled top tips to help businesses ensure they haven’t unwrapped mobile security threats over the festive period.

How new security features embedded into passports are making life harder for Mr Bond


Posted on 6th Jan 2015 by in Corporate

We discuss how a new set of technologies we’ve developed into our Sealys Secure Surface portfolio will make it significantly harder to mask Bond’s true identity with fake passports as he jets around the globe.

Why Microsoft isn’t to blame for Home Depot’s breach: an appeal for strong authentication


Posted on 14th Nov 2014 by in Enterprise Security

Home Depot dealt with its data breach by switching operating system but upon closer inspection it would perhaps have been better to invest in strong authentication technology and staff training.

Three things for the CFO to consider when evaluating cyber-risk for the executive management team


Posted on 7th Nov 2014 by in Enterprise Security

The CFO arguably has the top job when it comes to assessing risk and making decisions on security investments. Most will have the support of the CIO in evaluating all the risks associated with technology, but have they considered all the issues that modern working practice expose the executive management team to?

Money 20/20 – Key takeaways from Monday’s payment security talks


Posted on 4th Nov 2014 by in Financial Services

Money20/20 kicked off yesterday with a perpetual buzz surrounding payments security.  This tweet from Dave Birch perfectly sums up what we’ve been hearing in the overflowing conference halls: It’s no wonder that authentication and privacy are hot topics.  Consumers are demanding to know their account data is safe and transactions are secure as the number […]

Three life lessons on security from our favorite superhero movies


Posted on 31st Oct 2014 by in Enterprise Security

CIOs considering how their organization is exposed to different risks could gain some helpful insights from the heroes and villains in recent comic-book movie adaptions.