Cyber crime sure does pay, according to a report at Intel Security blogs.mcafee.com. There’s a boom in cyber stores that specialize in selling stolen data. In fact, this is getting so big that different kinds of hot data are being packaged—kind of like going to the supermarket and seeing howRead More
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Compliance is a big ugly problem and it’s getting worse and nobody has nailed it yet. That should have entrepreneurs salivating. Investors say, “show me compliance deals”. Bankers say, “show me a solution”. Startup founders say, “we must spend our precious cash on lawyers and regulatory experts”. Nobody loves compliance. Everybody hates compliance. So it’s […]
This writer has said numerous times that privacy is waning and dying. Partly because we have allowed it with our bazillion posts to social and partly because of the shift from print advertising to digital. During that shift, lots of creative types figured out how to figure you out andRead More
Corner any banker with a question about a commitment to banking innovation and the response will be a full-throttled “Heck, yeah!” But the truth is somewhere between that and “Who cares?” What is more, there is a population of banks that are purposefully — and I mean, purposefully — creatingRead More
North American banks will spend $118.6 billion on IT in 2013, according to a Jan. 31 report from UK-based Ovum Ltd. The top IT priorities for banks in 2013 are data privacy, followed by risk management and “know your customer” initiatives, according to the report. IT budgets are on the rise acrossRead More