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February 23, 2018
News roundup: Hackers once again used SWIFT-based attacks to steal millions from Russian and Indian banks. Plus, hackers used an L.A. Times website for cryptojacking, and more.
September 19, 2014
The Bitcoin market is maturing but security issues, such as private key management, persist. The Bitcoin Foundation gives the good news and bad news regarding Bitcoin security.
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.
March 09, 2010
Business banking survey shows customer trust is easily broken after online banking fraud
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Securing credit card data -- both online and at brick-and-mortar stores -- requires security measures beyond those mandated by PCI DSS. Expert Philip Alexander outlines six out-of-band security controls to consider. Continue Reading
Expert Nick Lewis offers security measures that enterprises, particularly financials, can utilize to fend off Project Blitzkrieg-style DDoS attacks. Continue Reading
Financial transactions are some of the most high-risk activities performed online. Expert Nick Lewis gives advice to financial firms on how they can prevent online transaction fraud. Continue Reading