Abu Dhabi makes fintech play

Abu Dhabi makes fintech play 1 hour ago  |  875 views  |  0 Abu Dhabi is staking its claim to be the Middle East’s financial technology centre, partnering regional startup accelerator programme Flat6Labs to build up the emirate’s fintech ecosystem. Earlier this month, the Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) of Abu Dhabi Global […]

Namibia: Digital Transformation in the Modern Banking Era – AllAfrica.com

Namibia: Digital Transformation in the Modern Banking EraAllAfrica.com"Digital transformation in the modern banking era simply means changing the way banks view and interact with their clients, and changing the way clients view and interact with us. This change will be driven by technology. In fact, this transformation …and more » from digital banking http://ift.tt/1X9MfOQ via banking

Did a MySpace Hack Compromise 427 Million Passwords?

Data Breach Did a MySpace Hack Compromise 427 Million Passwords? Website LeakedSource Claims It Obtained Stolen Data Marianne Kolbasuk McGee (HealthInfoSec) • May 27, 2016     The breach notification site LeakedSource claims that social networking website MySpace has been hacked, with 360 million credentials containing 427 million encrypted passwords compromised. But LeakedSource acknowledges the […]

No Easy Fix for Fraud on Swift Networks

“Cybersecurity is part of our DNA, it is not just an afterthought,” said Gottfried Leibbrandt, chief executive of payments messaging system Swift. Given the news about the recent bank thefts carried out over the Swift messaging system, banks might be wondering if there is an alternative for cross-border payments. Flatly, there isn’t — at least […]

A Look at Breach Notification Laws Around the World

Breach Notification , Data Breach , Legislation A Look at Breach Notification Laws Around the World As Europe Preps Mandatory Notifications, What’s the Norm Elsewhere? Mathew J. Schwartz (euroinfosec) • May 30, 2016     On the data breach front, a lot has changed since 2003. See Also: How to Illuminate Data Risk to Avoid […]