Big data and cybersecurity have been hot topics this year and those IT security guys you once thought were geeky have reached a whole new level of cool – like ‘defender-of-the-weak’ cool. They are the silent, virtual warriors keeping our sensitive information secure. To keep up with the new cool and their techie slang, we …
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To tweet this news, copy and paste http://mstr.cd/1GQSTiG to your Twitter handle with the hashtag #saferpayments LONDON – November 13, 2014 – MasterCard today outlined its vision for online payments beyond passwords, making life simpler for cardholders while increasing security. The company has been leading the co-creation of a new authentication standard, which when adopted, will …
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When I first started in payments security, fighting fraud meant plastic cards and cops and robbers. Someone made fraudulent use of a plastic card, and you spent a lot of time chasing the paper trail. Nowadays it’s all about technology. Today’s fraudsters are very different from the adversaries of five or 10 years ago. Interpol …
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