Identifying authorization system vulnerabilities for issuers before exploitation and fraud loss can occur Purchase, NY – October 1, 2019 – Mastercard today announced Threat Scan, a unique global service that helps banks proactively identify potential vulnerabilities in their authorization systems. The service was showcased this week at the Mastercard Cybersecurity Summit in Croatia. Cyber criminals are relentless …
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By Alexander Niejelow The transformative role the Internet has brought to every facet of our lives is unparalleled. However, the continued realization of the benefits our digital, interconnected world offers today, and the unimaginable potential it holds for future generations is in jeopardy due to the growing frequency, scale, and impact of cyberattacks. Cyberattacks are causing ever-greater harm to people and civilian infrastructures around the world. The most damaging attacks have destroyed businesses, halted …
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Created to address the growing impact of major cyberattacks, the CyberPeace Institute will assist vulnerable communities, promote transparency, and advance global discussions on acceptable behavior in cyberspace.  26 September 2019 – GENEVA, Switzerland – Today marks a new milestone in global efforts toward de-escalating conflicts and promoting peace and stability in cyberspace with the announcement …
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New program calls on more corporations and federal agencies to help recruit and train the next generation of cyber leaders and provide up to $75,000 in student loan assistance. WASHINGTON – April 9, 2019 – Mastercard, in collaboration with Microsoft, Workday and the nonprofit, nonpartisan Partnership for Public Service today launched the Cybersecurity Talent Initiative …
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