Articles with tag: data protection

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The European Council welcomes a European strategy for data

05 Oct 2020 | Payments General

The European Council has welcomed the European strategy for data, which supports the EUʼs global digital ambitions to build a true European competitive data economy.

data economy, European Council, data security, data protection, privacy, cross-border digital services

Alcineo launches softPOS to enable payment acceptance on smartphones

25 Jun 2020 | Mobile Payments

France-based payments technology company Alcineo has rolled out a mobile payment solution, called softPOS.

Alcineo, product launch, softPOS, merchants, mobile payments, card reader, EMV, tap-to-phone, cards, SDK, payment solution providers, data protection, tokenisation, digital payments, France

Visa Token Service issues 1 bln tokens worldwide

23 Jun 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Visa has announced that the company issued more than one billion tokens worldwide through its Visa Token Service (VTS).

Visa, token, Visa Token Service, VTS, ecommerce, securing payments, cardholder, secure token, card number, merchants, retailers, tokenization, credential-on-file, COF, operational risks, data protection, mobile carriers, Token ID, Turkey, China, Token Management Service, CyberSource, token identifier, cards, bank accounts, local payment schemes, online shopping, Visa Cloud Token Framework, Brazil, WhatsApp, WhatsApp payments

5 golden rules of ePayments

05 Jun 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

As epayments become more intermingled with physical card transactions from tech giants, Anne Bailey from KuppingerCole reviews some golden rules of e payments for merchants

Tokenisation, encryption, transaction security, PIN, epayments, KuppingerCole, security, merchants, data protection, banks, payment services, Anne Bailey

HID Global, Keyfactor team up for data security and privacy protection

15 May 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

HID Global and Keyfactor have revealed  a collaboration that will facilitate how organisations secure data and protect privacy.

HID Global, Keyfactor, collaboration, security, data protection, privacy, digital identity, management, authentication

Solving the privacy paradox with blockchain tech

01 May 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Erik Rind, CEO of ImagineBC, has revealed for The Paypers’ reader how blockchain tech can enable internet users gain control over their data … and favourite music

Erik Rind, ImagineBC, blockchain, tokens, privacy paradox, data privacy, data protection, data, monetisation, AI

Bithumb Korea to join MyID Alliance and use its blockchain based, digital ID service

17 Apr 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Bithumb Korea has announced its engagement in the blockchain-based, digital identification organisation, MyID Alliance.

Bithumb Korea, cryptocurrency exchange, blockchain, digital identity, data protection, authentication, Korea, MyID Alliance, DID

Mastercard pledges USD 250 mln for small business' security

08 Apr 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Mastercard has announced a commitment of USD 250 million over five years to support small businesses in the US and other markets where they operate.

Mastercard, small business, financial security, data protection, cyber vulnerability, identity theft, financial inclusion, attacks, banks, fintech, card payments

Fiserv provides businesses with new solution to secure customer's personal info

08 Apr 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Payments and financial services technology solutions provider Fiserv has revealed a new solution  for businesses to better secure customer data.

Fiserv, businesses, personal information, security, data protection, tokenization, digital transformation, encryption, merchants

Customer data protection and the impact on digital money and crypto: the 5th AML directive

18 Mar 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Marta Solarska and Kamil Kaleńczuk, lawyers at Wołoszański & Partners discuss about the impact of the 5th AML directive over customer onboarding, plus GDPR context of AML procedure

Marta Solarska, Kamil Kaleńczuk, WLAW, GDPR, virtual currency, cryptocurrency, merchants, data protection, AML, AMLD5, electronic identification

Verizon reveals blockchain-based cybersecurity

09 Mar 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Verizon Business has revealed two blockchain-based cybersecurity systems, marking the first time the company has used blockchain for cybersecurity. 

Verizon, blockchain, cybersecurity, distributed database, digital identity, government, data protection, compliance, security

Germany: Irish data protection commission needs more resources to regulate big techs

03 Feb 2020 | Payments General

Germany’s federal data commissioner has suggested that Ireland’s Data Protection Commission (DPC) should accept outside help to succeed with the task of regulating big techs.

Ireland’s Data Protection Commission (DPC), big techs, GDPR, regulation, data privacy, taxes, Ireland

Privacy agency in Belgium to investigate Carrefour's fingerprint payments

16 Jan 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

The Belgian Data Protection Authority has announced that there is ‘a good chance’ it will investigate Carrefour’s fingerprint payment system.

Carrefour, fingerprints, payments, Belgium, privacy agency, GBA, bank accounts, data protection

KPMG, nsKnox team up for anti-fraud cyber solution

22 Nov 2019 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

nsKnox has announced an international strategic partnership with KPMG, for which KPMG Israel will be the global distributor and service provider of the joint offering, KPMG Secure Payments.

KPMG, nsKnox, partnership, payment fraud, anti-fraud, cybersecurity, security, payments, fraud, cyber attacks, data protection, risks, verification

Thales presents details for Gemalto biometrics and digital identity business integration

04 Oct 2019 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Thales has affirmed that the integration of Gemalto into its ‘Digital Identity and Security’ (DIS) will result in average organic sales growth of 4% to 6% between 2020 and 2023.

Thales, integration, Gemalto, biometrics, digital identity, security, defense, IoT, encryption, data protection, smart cards, management, cybersecurity

Atos secures cybersecurity and digital identity management position with IDnomic acquisition

02 Oct 2019 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Digital transformation company Atos has completed the acquisition of IDnomic, a Europe-based digital identity management infrastructure company.

Atos, acquisition, IDnomic, cybersecurity, digital identity management, PKI, digital IDs, security, data protection, IoT

Akamai shields CashFlows for data protection

22 Aug 2019 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Akamai has announced it is protecting CashFlows, a fintech offering merchant services, alternative payments and BIN Sponsorship solutions.

Akamai, CashFlows, data protection, security, payment methods

Privacy commissioners from across the globe concerned over Facebooks Libra

07 Aug 2019 | Cryptocurrencies

Data protection chiefs from across the globe have expressed concerns over the privacy risks posed by Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project.

Data protection, data privacy, Facebook, Libra, Calibra, payments, financial authorities, regulators

Protection of personal info becomes fundamental right in Brazil

11 Jul 2019 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

The Brazilian Senate has recognised the importance of consumers’ data protection and accepted a proposal to add individual citizen guarantees in the country’s constitution.

data protection, Brazil, GDPR, data privacy, digital identity

Record GBP 183 million fine for British Airways data breach

08 Jul 2019 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

British Airways (BA) has received a record fine of GBP 183 million for a breach of its security systems that happened in 2018.

British Airways, BA, fine, data breach, online security, data protection, GDPR, UK, security systems