Grab raids Paytm for new CTO

Grab, the leading on-demand transportation and mobile payments platform in Southeast Asia, today announced it has appointed Vikas Agrawal as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for GrabPay, its mobile payments platform....
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Ontario Securities Commission seeks applicants for fintech advisory committee

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) is seeking applications for membership on its Fintech Advisory Committee (FAC). The FAC advises OSC LaunchPad staff on developments in the fintech space and the...
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Interac partners Sequent tokenisation platform for international licensees

Interac Association/Acxsys Corporation (Interac), one of Canada's leading payments brands, and Sequent Software Inc. (Sequent), a leading tokenization provider, announced today an agreement that will help reduce or eliminate upfront...
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Bitstamp partners Masterpayment for cryptocurrency purchases

Bitstamp, a leading global digital currency exchange and the largest Bitcoin exchange in the EU in terms of volume, today announces Masterpayment, an independent payment processor, specializing in the requirements...
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Axis Bank uses Ripple to open new payment corridors between the UAE and Singapore

Standard Chartered, Axis Bank and Rakbank have begun to use RippleNet to send live cross-border payments on behalf of corporate clients and migrant workers. For Standard Chartered and Axis Bank,...
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UK Open Banking expanded to cover all PSD2 products

The UK's Open Banking project is being expanded to embrace all payment account types - including credit cards, prepaid cards and e-wallets - covered by PSD2. In a bid to...
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Bank of Cyprus tightens app security to meet PSD2 requirements

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., a global leader in digital solutions including identity, security and business productivity, today announced that Bank of Cyprus, the country’s largest bank, has secured access...
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Camden Market stallholders gear up for seasonal spending with WeChat Pay

SafeCharge, a leading payments technology company, in partnership with Camden Market, a part of the Market Tech portfolio, has announced the ground-breaking integration of WeChat Pay, a widely adopted e-wallet...
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ACI Worldwide extends channel reach through licensing deal with PayWorks

ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced expanded cloud-based omni-channel payment capabilities through a licensing agreement with leading point-of-sale payment...
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More Industrial Products at Risk of KRACK Attacks

KRACK affects industrial products
An increasing number of vendors have warned customers over the past weeks that their industrial networking products are vulnerable to the recently disclosed Wi-Fi attack method known as KRACK. The...
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Assessing the ISMG Healthcare Security Summit

Assessing the ISMG Healthcare Security Summit Also, PCI Security Standards Council's Troy Leach on Ransomware Risks) • November 21, 2017     10 Minutes    HealthcareInfoSecurity Executive Editor Marianne Kolbasuk McGee...
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Strength in Numbers; A Look Inside the Mind of a Hacker

Strength in Numbers; A Look Inside the Mind of a Hacker
Anti-Fraud , Anti-Malware , Authentication Strength in Numbers; A Look Inside the Mind of a Hacker Presented by Bugcrowd     60 minutes     Kevin Roose of the New...
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$1 Billion Lawsuit Focuses on EHR Data Integrity Concerns

$1 Billion Lawsuit Focuses on EHR Data Integrity Concerns
Electronic Healthcare Records , Litigation Suit Against eClinicalWorks Alleges Millions Potentially Harmed by Use of Software( HealthInfoSec ) • November 20, 2017     Some legal experts say a nearly...
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Millions of Computers Affected By Intel Firmware Flaws

Millions of Computers Affected By Intel Firmware Flaws
Endpoint Security , Technology Numerous Manufacturers Must Prepare and Distribute Customized Patches( jeremy_kirk ) • November 21, 2017    Intel headquarters in Santa Clara, California. (Photo: Kazuhisa Otsubo , via...
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Windows 10 Security Feature Broken, CERT/CC Warns

Windows 10 Security Feature Broken, CERT/CC Warns
Application Security , Endpoint Security , Technology Entropy Alert: Non-Random ASLR Leaves Systems Open To Buffer Overflow Attacks( euroinfosec ) • November 21, 2017    Photo: Andrew Writer via Flickr/CC...
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House Committee Urges HHS Action on Medical Device Risks

House Committee Urges HHS Action on Medical Device Risks
Cybersecurity , Endpoint Security , Risk Management But Some Say the Request Doesn't Go Far Enough( HealthInfoSec ) • November 21, 2017    Rep. Greg Walden, R-Oregon, chair of House...
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Enabling or Crippling? The Risks of State-by-State Blockchain Laws

Andrea Tinianow is the director of Global Delaware. Joshua Ashley Klayman chairs the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance’s Legal Working Group.  In this opinion piece, Tianiow and Klayman consider whether so-called...
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Uber Hacked: Information of 57 Million Users Accessed in Covered-Up Breach

Uber Discloses Massive Hack
Uber Covered Up Massive Hack in 2016 for More Than a Year Uber said Tuesday that hackers accessed the personal data of 57 million of its users in a breach...
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Norway's banks look to merge payment services

A group of Norwegian banks are preparing to merge their payments systems in an effort to protect themselves from an expected challenge from Silicon Valley. According to Reuters , DNB,...
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BitLicense Architect Ben Lawsky Joins Ripple Board

Ben Lawsky, the former New York Superintendent of Financial Services who spearheaded the BitLicense regulatory framework while in office, has joined startup Ripple's board of directors. According to a press...
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