Data Security

27 Jul
2017

What is GDPR and Why You Should Pay Attention. Part 3 of 3

What is GDPR and Why You Should Pay Attention. Part 3 of 3 GDPR is the new EU Data Protection initiative that affects all organizations doing business in EU and partnering countries. In part 2 of this blog series, we discussed the most important aspect of GDPR–consent. Once you have

30 May
2017

Fintech is Solving Problems in Finance, but Introducing Risk Part 3 of 3

Fintech is Solving Problems in Finance, but Introducing Risk Part 3 of 3 In our previous installment, we examined fintech regulation, the industry’s trend towards increased attention to data security, and various agencies that are getting involved. Our concluding observation was that while these are positive trends, the remaining need for consistent, overarching regulation

24 May
2017

Fintech is Solving Problems in Finance, but Introducing Risk Part 2 of 3

Fintech is Solving Problems in Finance, but Introducing Risk Part 2 of 3 In our last installment, we covered what fintech is, and how it is creating new revenue streams by changing the way money moves between organizations and customers. We also covered how the security architecture of the fintech

12 Apr
2017

Fintech is Solving Problems in Finance, but Introducing Risk – Part 1 of 3

As financial institutions move away from legacy environments to full digitization, they are realizing that they are not able to offer all of the digital financial services because of prohibitive development costs, speed to market, lack of technical resources…

08 Mar
2017

Visa and Mastercard Sharing Tokens – The Impact on Tokenization Service Providers

Mastercard announced at the end of 2016 that it would be partnering with Visa Checkout to share tokens with Masterpass for provisioning. This would allow either wallet to request tokenized payment card information to be used in either system.

21 Dec
2016

Managing Data – Not All Tokenization Is Equal Part 3 of 3

Managing Data – Not All Tokenization Is Equal Part 3 of 3 If you are currently tokenizing only payment card data sets, you are putting your organization in harm’s way to a degree you may not even realize. The long-term impact of not securing ALL data sets will prove very different-