Post Tagged with: "ID & Security"

Bitcoin Blockchain could solve the cyber security challenge for Banks 

by October 30, 2015 at 2:23 am 0 comments

To libertarian Bitcoin fans,  this sounds boring. Bitcoin was supposed to change the world, not be just another tool in the IT toolbox. They should chill. Change happens in strange ways. Solving the cyber security challenge for Banks could bring the Internet back to its decentralized roots and that isRead More

Blockchain-Based Digital Identity Will Disrupt Commerce and Government

by May 22, 2015 at 1:46 am 3 comments

Digital Identity is such a thorny problem, fraught with technical, legal, societal and political issues, because there are two different interrelated issues: Proving that you are who you say you are (aka access control). Control over your Personally Identifiable Information (PII). Proving that you are who you say you areRead More

Another banker worry – criminal eavesdroppers benefitting from Moore’s Law

by May 13, 2015 at 2:45 am 0 comments

True story. I was in a tough negotiation. There was a knock on the door from a colleague. Annoyed, I told him that I could not take any interruptions. He said in a whisper: “You really want to hear this. I can tell you what price they are willing toRead More

Fintech City Tour goes to Israel to see ID & Security innovation

by February 13, 2015 at 9:01 am 1 comment

ID and Security is key to Payments – that is the story behind Klarna. The reason payments is expensive is mainly that stopping the fraudster is a tough technical problem. The bad guys are smart and relentless because there is a lot of money at stake. So, you head to Israel, the StartUp Nation that is…Read more Fintech City Tour goes to Israel to see ID & Security innovation