Silicon Valley analytics software firm FICO today announced that it has been named a winner in the 2017 CSO50 Awards from IDG's CSO. The company was recognised for its next-generation application security program, which accelerates the delivery of robust, secure applications.
Ghana International Bank plc (GHIB), a Ghanaian-owned international Bank based in the City of London, has gone live with KnowCo’s stress-testing system, KST.
- 25.11.2016 09:45 am
- Security and Compliance, Security, Data Protection, Fraud Detection, Compliance, Authentication Technology
The inaugural Scottish Cyber Awards have taken place and the successful ceremony has seen an Edinburgh firm land the award for International Contribution to Cyber Security. Edinburgh-headquartered ZoneFox were announced as the winners in the category after also scooping the Champion of Champions award. Speaking at the ceremony, James Graves, Chief Executive of ZoneFox, believes it is an honour to have received such prestigious new awards.
TOC BIOMETRICS, the biometrics specialist company, presents its new TOC App at the Money 20/20 global event. The consent administrator system allows users to confirm or authorize with their fingerprint and smartphone to perform tasks such as online banking login, money transfers, payments, purchases, permits, electronic signatures and so on. Through a push message, the person can answer "I am/ I do" while placing their finger on the sensor of... more
Analytic software firm FICO today launched the FICO® Enterprise Security Score, a metric that reveals the likelihood an organization will be breached due to a cyber attack. This score can be used by an enterprise to understand and shore up its defence gaps, and by third parties such as cyber insurance providers, potential partners and customers who need an objective measure of a firm’s cyber risk.
Swiss-based NetGuardians and Sweden’s BehavioSec are joining forces to leverage their complementary technologies to provide complete fraud protection to financial institutions – and their clients – around the world. NetGuardians is a FinTech company with specialized expertise in user behavior analytics and profiling to implement controls for fraud and compliance challenges. BehavioSec brings behavioral biometric technology to precisely analyze... more
- 25.05.2016 10:15 am
- Data Protection
NTT DATA UK, has signed a partnership agreement with Privitar to deliver data protection solutions that will ensure companies are compliant with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) when it comes into force.
Apriva, the provider of secure end-to-end wireless transaction processing solutions, and iPayment, Inc., a provider of payment solutions and processing services, have extended their partnership to provide EMV capable solutions to small and mid-sized businesses (SMB) using mobile points of sale. This extension of iPayment’s point of sale (POS) solutions brings EMV functionality to customers using their mobile payment application, iPayment... more
- 12.04.2016 08:00 am
- Banking, Online Banking, Mobile Banking, Security, Data Protection, Fraud Detection
Easy Solutions and Alkami™ Technology, Inc. have entered into a partnership to make Easy Solutions’ Total Fraud Protection portfolio of products available as part of Alkami’s digital banking platform.
Americans are quickly embracing EMV chip cards, just six months after the latest milestone in the migration timeline. While consumers increasingly dip their cards to pay in-store, progress has been made by both card issuers and merchants. MasterCard provided an update on how its cardholders, partners and customers are adopting the safer, more secure EMV chip technology: More than two-thirds – 67 percent – of U.S.-issued MasterCard-branded... more
Union Bank UK PLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Union Bank of Nigeria PLC, needed better visibility into the different types of sensitive data its employees were storing and accessing across its file systems. Regulatory requirements necessitated that the bank’s IT department regularly audit and report on who was accessing sensitive data, when and where, but they had no way of doing so efficiently.
Xura, Inc. (NASDAQ: MESG), a leading provider of digital communications services, today announces the availability of its Signaling Fraud Management System, built to protect mobile operators' signaling networks from sophisticated exploits and security threats. Xura's highly efficient and topographically independent solution, provides 360-degree security and privacy protection, addressing many types of signalling network attacks.
- 07.10.2015 01:00 am
- Data Protection
The ICO has ordered Anglesey County Council to improve its data protection practices after it repeatedly failed to address security and privacy issues. Two separate security incidents as far back as 2011 led to the council signing undertakings to make changes and improve practices. But despite committing to the improvements, audit visits in July 2013 and October 2014 still found unresolved problems with the security of personal data. Anne Jones... more