The date for the compulsory use of Strong Customer Authentication has been delayed after a maelstrom of pressure from all parties. No new date has been given. This decision does not affect the roll … [Read more...] about SCA postponed as EBA bows to pressure
Fraud & Security
The recent decision by the European Banking Authority (EBA) and confirmed by the European Commission that all ecommerce retailers should use Strong Customer Authentication from September 14 is … [Read more...] about Seeing deadline for strong authentication as opportunity
8 key trends from Verizon data report
Governments have woken up to the potential that GDPR presents to move money out of private businesses and into the government Treasury pot … [Read more...] about BA and Marriott smarting from data penalties
An Irish loyalty has been sold on by its US parent, five years after a devastating cyberattack.
Loyaltybuild never recovered from the cyberattack, which put the company out of action for … [Read more...] about Affinion divests loyalty firm five years after cyberattack
COMMENT:Is it enough to say sorry?Or should data rules carry more weight?Starwood Preferred Guest account information breachedIf you are the world’s largest hotel chain, how do you recover from a data … [Read more...] about COMMENT: Is it enough to say sorry?
Crypto exchange to use rewards programme to ID customers Crypto currencies used to launder US$88.6m, says reportCriminals becoming "early adopters" of new technologyVarious stages of cybercrime … [Read more...] about Crypto exchange to use rewards programme to ID customers
Tesco Bank suffers first FCA cyber-crime fineReputation damage to group inevitableTesco bank has been fined £16.4 million penalty for cyber hacking that occurred two years ago. This is the first … [Read more...] about Tesco Bank suffers first FCA cyber-crime fine
Prove we can trust you, Then we will be loyalMore than half would stop buying from a business that fails to protect their data … [Read more...] about Prove we can trust you, Then we will be loyal
Every cloud has a silver lining: Taking a positive view on GDPRReport says people getting more confident about sharing data … [Read more...] about Every cloud has a silver lining: Taking a positive view on GDPR
Google says it is GDPR readyFirm under fire for attempting to ’shield’ itself from new data rules … [Read more...] about Google says it is GDPR ready