Security provider InAuth just announced a partnership with Zelle—the old clearXchange, for those who are still not used to the rebrand —in order to provide better mobile security on the Zelle app when it’s launched sometime in the first six months of 2017. “Knowing what the [mobile] network operators knowRead More
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Andres Wolberg-Stok, global head of emerging platforms and services for consumer banking at Citigroup, will present on mobile device security at Bank Innovation Israel in Tel Aviv this November. Andres joined Citi in 2000 and leads the team responsible for innovation in digital platforms and advanced customer features.
In a new feature, we look at three startups — from the multitudes of fintech ventures being launched these days — that stick out. For any number of reasons. The three below touch on security and fraud prevention (ever a hot area in financial services) and leasing (not ever a hotRead More
In updating its core cards app for iOS late Tuesday, American Express has given a thumbs up to TouchID security for business cards.
A blog from the Atlanta Fed implies that consumers are negligent in their payment security practices. The opposite appears to be true.
Apple Inc. is expected to launch the iPhone 5S tomorrow, but don’t presume it will make the strides in payments some had predicted. Reports now suggest that the biometrics to be embedded in the iPhone home button will not be payments grade. The iPhone 5S is expected to hit stores inRead More
No monetization — that’s the crux of the argument against mobile banking. The Debbie Downers of banking say mobile has not — and, to some degree, will not — be monetized by banks to any great extent. “Mobile is the fastest-growing channel and that it is a big deal,” oneRead More
iPhones, Androids and other smartphones are much more than just a way to call our friends and family and store their phone numbers. Today’s smartphones have become our most personal computer and contain much more than pictures and contacts. They now allow us to access financial data, bank accounts, andRead More
Here’s a paradox for you: Generally, a certain portion of consumers — a whopping 68% of smartphone users, according to a September report from California-based software security company Metaforic — avoid mobile banking because of security fears. Yet, the great banking security scare that started at the end of last September, the DDoS (or distributedRead More
If you told me 10 years ago that mobile phone security was going to be a huge issue I would have told you to put down your cocktail and give me your keys. Back then all we had was feature phones or “dumb phones” and your phone was high techRead More