Risk assessment and management in financial institutions
- April 24, 2013
PayPal's Michael Barrett says many firms fear misuse of shared cybersecurity data. He also discusses the evolution of PCI DSS and mobile payment security.
- March 01, 2012
At RSA Conference 2012, Zions Bancorporation detailed how it harvested security big data using a Hadoop-based security data warehouse.
- September 17, 2010
The CISO of financial giant Credit Suisse says the key to successful global security and risk management is a uniform governance system supported by a common policy framework.
- August 17, 2010
Banks face security and reputational issues due to lawsuits filed by fraud victims, experts say.
- July 25, 2010
Insider fraud is a complex problem in the financial industry. Here's a look at some of the technology available to help banks thwart it.
- June 15, 2010
Learn from the industry's leading information security experts who gathered to share proven security strategies. If you couldn't make it to New York City for the event, you can catch up here.
- May 11, 2010
Fraud losses involving RDC technology have the potential to skyrocket if banks don't work proactively to deal with the risks, research firm says.
- October 05, 2009
Banks often overlook non-IT vendors in their vendor management program, putting their organization and customers' data at risk, experts say
- September 23, 2009
Actimize survey shows financial institutions see insider fraud threat growing as economic recession puts pressure on employees
- July 28, 2009
Fraudsters are increasingly exploiting ACH transactions and putting banks on the defensive
- June 15, 2009
Download a number of the compelling presentations from the 2009 Financial Information Security Decisions conference.
- May 01, 2009
Financial-services firms are monitoring the swine flu outbreak and readying pandemic plans.
- April 28, 2009
There's no room for error in forensic accounting – the process of gathering financial-related information for legal review and potential use in a court of law – as "every mistake will be put under a magnifying glass and made much worse ...
- April 22, 2009
At the RSA Conference, an expert panel covered the need for reliable security metrics and how to reach that goal by measuring observable activities, rather than trying to measure the effectiveness of a program.
- April 14, 2009
Upheaval in the financial-services industry has put the spotlight on financial information security. Experts share ways to keep sensitive information secure during an M&A.
- March 16, 2009
Evaluating service provider controls can take a lot of time and effort, but the Shared Assessments program aims to give financial institutions and other organizations a way to streamline...
- February 11, 2009
Data protection, information leakage and identity and access management were a top priority for financial industry CISOs, according to a new survey.
- January 28, 2009
Financial institutions notify customers and reissue or block payment cards affected by the intrusion at payment processor.
- January 20, 2009
Experts say breach costs are far reaching and could lead banks and merchants to find alternative payment methods.
- January 15, 2009
Risk will be the top concern for banks this year as they look to get more out of their risk management systems, research firm says.
- January 05, 2009
Fraud remained an ongoing problem for financial institutions in 2008 as criminals continued to devise ways to compromise online bank account credentials and steal money. In this email interview, Tom Miltonberger, president and CEO of online fraud ...
- September 16, 2008
Mike Rothman explains his point of view on why metrics programs need to evolve from trying to truly quantify information risk to something that actually works.
- June 10, 2008
Download a number of the fascinating presentations from the 2008 Financial Information Security Decisions conference.
- May 30, 2008
State Street encrypted its data, but a contractor unencrypted it and lost the disk drive containing the information on thousands of accounts.
- May 19, 2008
Societe General scandal prompts changes in risk management controls to deal with rogue trading.
- May 15, 2008
A slowing economy requires security pros in the financial-services industry to sharpen their survival skills.
- April 22, 2008
The online mortgage lending exchange site said several of its former employees shared their passwords with unapproved lenders to access customer records.
- February 04, 2008
Despite growing data breach dangers as a result of trusted insiders, many firms are failing to implement a strong access governance program, according to a recent survey.