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6 DECEMBER 2016
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Trustech latest: Call for more focus on IoT security
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Barclaycard: 50 years old and not afraid to fail

Exclusive interview with MD global payment acceptance Paulette Rowe
Barclaycard has always been proud of its reputation as an innovator.

From those early days in the sixties when it was one of the first credit card issuers, through the early mobile payments and contactless era and into wearables, Barclaycard has never been afraid to test, or to fail.
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Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 22 November 2016

15 arrests after cross-continent card fraud operation
Police in Finland, Spain, UK and Canada take part Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityThursday, 17 November 2016

Tesco hack may have used cloned cards
Mass-cash-out using cards may have taken place, says security analyst Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 11 November 2016

Malware linked to Tesco bank attack
Many other banks at risk, claim researchers Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 08 November 2016

How much would Tesco pay under GDPR?
Question arises of whether subsidiaries or parent companies will be held responsible for breaches Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityMonday, 07 November 2016

Tesco hack raises serious bank security questions
Current protect-detect-react model has “inherent flaw” Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityThursday, 27 October 2016

Nets cards hacked
Processor says foreign eCommerce company was compromised Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 25 October 2016

Global card fraud losses up by 20%
US accounts for nearly 40% of total Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 21 October 2016

Indian card breach highlights lack of data sharing
Full details are still to emerge about the massive breach of Indian debit cards, but the revelations have thrown a spotlight on the lack of data sharing between banks. Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityMonday, 17 October 2016

Behavioural analytics as mobile app security tool?
Observing user behaviour in detail is ‘best chance’ to beat fraud Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 23 September 2016

SWIFT to start daily anti-fraud reports
Latest measure to improve security after bank attacks Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityThursday, 22 September 2016

Surge in reported cyber-attacks on UK financial firms
FCA broadens focus to smaller companies’ defence capabilities  Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 20 September 2016

Financial fraud soars by 53%
One incident every 15 seconds in the UK Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 13 September 2016

Huge rise in US online fraud attacks
International transactions are hardest hit Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityWednesday, 07 September 2016

Romanian-Italian card fraud gang broken up
Fraudsters used phishing and ATM skimming attacks Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 30 August 2016

Sophisticated malware attack on Thai ATMs
Government bank forced to shut down manufacturer's machines Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and Security
Tesco hack may have used cloned cards
Thursday, 17 November 2016

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and Security
How much would Tesco pay under GDPR?
Tuesday, 08 November 2016

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and Security
Nets cards hacked
Thursday, 27 October 2016

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and Security
How much would Tesco pay under GDPR?
Tuesday, 08 November 2016

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and Security
Global card fraud losses up by 20%
Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and Security
Tesco hack may have used cloned cards
Thursday, 17 November 2016

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 22 November 2016

15 arrests after cross-continent card fraud operation
Police in Finland, Spain, UK and Canada take part Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityThursday, 17 November 2016

Tesco hack may have used cloned cards
Mass-cash-out using cards may have taken place, says security analyst Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 11 November 2016

Malware linked to Tesco bank attack
Many other banks at risk, claim researchers Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 08 November 2016

How much would Tesco pay under GDPR?
Question arises of whether subsidiaries or parent companies will be held responsible for breaches Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityMonday, 07 November 2016

Tesco hack raises serious bank security questions
Current protect-detect-react model has “inherent flaw” Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityThursday, 27 October 2016

Nets cards hacked
Processor says foreign eCommerce company was compromised Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 25 October 2016

Global card fraud losses up by 20%
US accounts for nearly 40% of total Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 21 October 2016

Indian card breach highlights lack of data sharing
Full details are still to emerge about the massive breach of Indian debit cards, but the revelations have thrown a spotlight on the lack of data sharing between banks. Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityMonday, 17 October 2016

Behavioural analytics as mobile app security tool?
Observing user behaviour in detail is ‘best chance’ to beat fraud Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 23 September 2016

SWIFT to start daily anti-fraud reports
Latest measure to improve security after bank attacks Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityThursday, 22 September 2016

Surge in reported cyber-attacks on UK financial firms
FCA broadens focus to smaller companies’ defence capabilities  Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 20 September 2016

Financial fraud soars by 53%
One incident every 15 seconds in the UK Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 13 September 2016

Huge rise in US online fraud attacks
International transactions are hardest hit Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityWednesday, 07 September 2016

Romanian-Italian card fraud gang broken up
Fraudsters used phishing and ATM skimming attacks Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 30 August 2016

Sophisticated malware attack on Thai ATMs
Government bank forced to shut down manufacturer's machines Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 23 August 2016

Samsung Pay admits system can be hacked
'White hat' hacker demonstrates how attack can succeed Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityWednesday, 10 August 2016

Bitfinex hack causes security and secrecy protests
Virtual currency traders have to share costs of attack Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 09 August 2016

UBI breach highlights inter-bank payments security issues
US foreign currency account is targeted Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityMonday, 08 August 2016

Security
MasterCard changes specifications to guard against relay attacks
Researchers explain the principle of the chess grandmaster ruse

It is nine years since 'relay attacks' were first demonstrated by a team of computer scientists led by Saar Drimer and Steven Murdoch. Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 05 August 2016

Card fraud rose in 10 of 19 European countries last year
18% UK increase largest in region Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 12 July 2016

Mexico and Brazil tops for card fraud
Underground now hard to distinguish from legitimate economy Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 08 July 2016

105 card fraud syndicate suspects arrested
Counterfeiting group operated in in Asia and Europe Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 08 July 2016

ID theft: Banks must look for device risk
Danger of reputational loss after 57% increase in victims Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityThursday, 23 June 2016

Swift threatens to cut off non-compliant banks
Network sets out new cybersecurity strategy Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityWednesday, 01 June 2016

SWIFT security doubts as more attacks emerge
Network promises changes as 14 banks report attacks via messaging system Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 27 May 2016

New PCI data security standard
Revised version for payment app vendors Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityMonday, 16 May 2016

Bangladesh accuses SWIFT over bank cyberattack
Latest attack on Vietnam bank linked to Bangladesh case Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityWednesday, 13 April 2016

Cybercriminals increasingly go professional
Organisational shift as number of zero-day vulnerabilities doubles Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityWednesday, 30 March 2016

Jumio files for bankruptcy protection
Facebook co-founder puts in initial bid for authentication company Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 22 March 2016

Card fraud outpaces rise in expenditure
- Deception drives increase in financial fraud

- 2015 UK figures show fraudsters are going for the customers Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 18 March 2016

Ex-hacker joins blockchain payments firm
Sony attacker to work on online payments project Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityMonday, 29 February 2016

Data security “must be a priority”
Don’t leave compliance to the new rules to the IT department warns PCI Security Council's Jeremy King Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 23 February 2016

Data breaches get more personal
- Cybercriminals moved focus to the theft of identities in 2015
- Financial data accounts for less than 1% of compromised records globally Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 19 February 2016

MasterCard targets rising number of false declines
Value of declines is 13 times more than total card fraud Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityWednesday, 10 February 2016

Visa launches transaction controls service
Consumers can monitor how cards are used Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 09 February 2016

Malware used to empty ATMs via same debit card
US$1bn lost by banks in 2015 Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityWednesday, 03 February 2016

Faster transactions creating new fraud risks
Criminals able to 'cash out' quicker
Banks face dilemma of customer experience vs. security checks Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityThursday, 28 January 2016

Companies suffer four payment data breaches every two years
IT professionals lack confidence in securing m-payments Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityWednesday, 13 January 2016

Monet achieves achieves PCI DSS 3.1
Certification for Pakistani financial services hub Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityMonday, 14 December 2015

Telco tests eKYC concept in India
Anti-fraud project in Uttar Pradesh Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityThursday, 26 November 2015

Top 10 m-payment apps fall short on security
Most popular apps do not encrypt data Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityThursday, 08 October 2015

M-payments hack 'did not affect Samsung Pay'
Samsung issues denial after attack on payments subsidiary Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityMonday, 28 September 2015

M-payments: 87% of cybersecurity experts say breaches will increase
- Public WiFi is biggest security risk
- Security fears not stopping growth of payment method
- Cash is safest payment method but less than 10% want to use it

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article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityThursday, 24 September 2015

IoT Security foundation launches
New body to tackle mounting cybersecurity concerns Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityWednesday, 23 September 2015

Europe 'the last place left' for online fraudsters
Alert as US shifts to EMV Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityThursday, 03 September 2015

Zapp to combat fraud with behavioural analytics
Five-year deal with Cambridge tech company Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityTuesday, 18 August 2015

HMRC to be allowed to snoop inside ‘digital wallets’
It is just a nascent industry, but government intervention looks set to put a spanner in the works of digital wallet development by giving the HM Revenue and Customs the power to take a look inside. Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityWednesday, 12 August 2015

European fraud on the rise
Crossborder crime dominates

Card fraud losses across 19 countries in Europe rose by an average of 6% in 2014, according to a new report. But this figure masks a much larger underlying problem. Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityMonday, 10 August 2015

Carphone data attack compromises 2.4m customers
Breaches “no longer a question of if but when”
Encrypted card data may have been stolen Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - Fraud and SecurityFriday, 07 August 2015

Global card fraud losses to more than double by 2020
US accounts for nearly half of fraud figure Read more ...

 
     
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