Cybersecurity

Visa to Enable Use of Tokens

Payment Card Network’s “Visa Checkout” Online Payment Service to Deploy Token Technology Visa is enabling the use of tokens, which are mathematical codes that transform sensitive consumer information such as 16-digit credit card numbers into encrypted codes that are useless...

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Cybersecurity

What Uber Might’ve Done to Prevent Compromising the Personal Info of 50,000 Drivers

Andreas Baumhof, ThreatMetrix’s CTO, Explains How a Holistic Approach to Security Might Well Have Made All the Difference Shoulda, coulda, woulda can’t help the 50,000 past and present Uber drivers whose personal information (names and driver’s license numbers) was compromised...

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Cybersecurity

Visa, MasterCard: Different Paths. Same Destination.

Beyond EMV, Industry Giants Look to Upgrade Security Measures to Improve Protection for Shoppers and Merchants Coming this spring to a store near you – better protection from fraud and theft. At least that’s what Visa and MasterCard are hoping...

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LexisNexis Risk Solutions | ThreatMetrix
Posted February 26, 2015
Cybersecurity

If Imitation Is the Sincerest Form of Flattery, Facebook Sure Did Flatter Us.

Facebook Launches ThreatExchange for Security Pros to Exchange Info about Cyberthreats Does the concept of exchanging information about cyberthreats to make everyone safer sound somehow vaguely familiar? You know, like you’ve heard it somewhere before? Well, how about the name...

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LexisNexis Risk Solutions | ThreatMetrix
Posted February 13, 2015
Cybersecurity

The American Cybersecurity Psyche

National Cyber Security Alliance Study Provides Insights into Consumer Online Privacy Perceptions NCSA, the National Cyber Security Alliance, is a nonprofit public-private partnership promoting the secure use of the Internet. NCSA works in conjunction with the Department of Homeland Security...

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LexisNexis Risk Solutions | ThreatMetrix
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