Why Your Network is Failing to Stop Malware
The network of your enterprise is outfitted with antivirus and firewall software to help safeguard against certain types of malware. This software stops most common strands of malware from entering your system and wreaking havoc on your network and devices. But is it enough? While this type of protection is quite useful for eliminating the [Read More...]
US Court Decision is Good News for Banking Customers
Blogmaster Note: This was originally posted on July 17, 2012 to ComputerWorld UK’s Security Spotlight Blog. US ruling has implications for UK over bank’s liability Thefts from a construction company in Sanford, Maine might be the catalyst for much-needed improvements to banking security. The US First Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a decision that said [Read More...]
It’s an uphill battle – but we’re making progress in the fight against online fraud
While one would be foolish to say we can now rest on our laurels, I think it time to pause and celebrate some very tangible progress in the fight against online fraud. July 3, 2012 marked the end of a very interesting yearlong journey for Patco, a Maine-based construction company who became the victim of [Read More...]
Biometrics and Mobile Security – Points to Ponder
Last week’s FS-ISAC Annual Summit in Miami was once again top notch. This is the second year Entrust has participated in the event which in my opinion, is one of the top venues for bringing financial security decision makers and industry experts together to discuss, debate, brainstorm and overall collaborate on the top information security [Read More...]
Online Fraud When Justin Bieber was 5!
This was an article that I hit upon a month ago that I thought was kind of interesting: Bank Systems & Technology, “Though Hairstyles May Change, Online Banking Fraud Remains the Same.” To be honest, I was initially drawn to the reference to hair styles, since many of my friends and colleagues regularly tease me [Read More...]
Entrust Provides Expertise on Border Security, Malware Defense at Hong Kong INTERPOL Conference
Entrust’s Mark Joynes spoke today at the first INTERPOL Information Security Conference (IISC) in Hong Kong. The three-day event, co-hosted by INTERPOL and the Hong Kong Police, addresses the importance of specific solutions that help solve critical border security challenges and defend against advanced malware attacks.
State of the Union
I’ve been working in the authentication and fraud detection space for close to ten years now and I find it both fascinating and scary. And the more knowledgeable I get, or maybe just the more I read about it, the scarier it gets. At our recent sales conference we had a number of speakers who [Read More...]