Data Security

11 Oct
2017

SEPA, PSD2, GDPR, Oh My! How Do They Interconnect, and How does TokenEx Facilitate? Part 1 of 3

SEPA, PSD2, GDPR, Oh My! How Do They Interconnect, and How does TokenEx Facilitate? Part 1 of 3 The European Union (EU) and partnering countries are leading the way in payments innovation with the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA ) and the Payments Service Directive 2 (PSD2). Why was SEPA

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-

22 Aug
2016

When Malware Threatens Access: Mitigating Risk in a World of Open Doors

When Malware Threatens Access: Mitigating Risk in a World of Open Doors When even software giant Oracle confirms that its Micros POS systems have been infected with malware, it’s time to admit the obvious — no organization or software is invulnerable to data theft. With pervasive web-based platforms, file sharing,

28 Apr
2016

Were the Panama Papers Revealed by A Whistleblower, Hacktivist, or Thief? Should it Matter to Security Professionals?

Were the Panama Papers Revealed by A Whistleblower, Hacktivist, or Thief? Should it Matter to Security Professionals? The Panama Papers have the world’s full attention. The pundits conjecture that the Prime Minister of Iceland stepping down from power due to revealed financial improprieties is just the tip of the proverbial