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Ransomware Sees Further Decline, Banking Trojan Use Steps Up

Ransomware accounted for one tenth of 1% of all malicious email content in Q4, according to a new threat report from Proofpoint. It’s Q4 threat report found that banking trojans accounted

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More Money, More Worries About Cyber Risk

Executives at financial services companies are increasingly concerned about risks, but as technology becomes more integrated in managing financials, more executives say that cybersecurity is increasingly becoming the most important

Software

Code vulnerabilities mean banks are leaving customers open to more outages

Outages at TSB and HSBC illustrate the problem:  any bank attempting to simultaneous update and preserve their current IT infrastructure,  without downtimes or service disruption, faces a monumental task.  Now, Veracode’s

Identity Theft

Lessons From Some Of The World’s Largest Data Breaches, And The Way Forward

“What I did 50 years ago is 4,000 times easier to do today because of technology,” says Frank Abagnale, 70-year-old FBI security consultant and former con man. His exploits as a check

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Is Security The Loser As Open Banking Takes Hold?

Open Banking is a series of reforms, brought in by the Competition and Markets Authority, which address how banks deal with consumer financial information. It emerged alongside a new regulation

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The Only Counter Strategy Against Data Loss: Reliable Backup Methodology

By Julia Sowells Senior Information Security Specialist at Hacker Combat, In the turn of the century 18 years ago, people have embraced Web 2.0, a new dynamic web replacing the static

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ATM attackers strike again: Are you at risk?

The United States National ATM Council recently released information about a series of ATM attacks using rogue network devices. The criminals opened the upper half of the ATM and installed the device,

Software

For Applications: It’s the Problem, Not the Symptoms

Cloud-based applications have revolutionized the way we do business: they make doing business more convenient for customers and more efficient for companies. Yet, cloud-based service applications may expose user information in ways

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Hundreds of Banks Exposed from Fiserv Flaw

A flaw in the web platform of Fiserv Inc., a technology services provider for financial institutions, reportedly exposed personal and financial account information on hundreds of bank websites, according to KrebsonSecurity. Security researcher

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The Need for Effective Third-Party Risk Management in Financial Services

In the last few years we have seen the frequency and severity of third-party cyberattacks against global financial institutions continue to increase. One of the biggest reported attacks against financial