SWIFT’s New Plan To Stop Fraudulent Transfers Faster

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Daily reports to clients will soon be part of the SWIFT inter-bank messaging system — as the international payments network is working double-time to ensure their client-members are able to spot unauthorized payments as quickly as possible. These changes come The…

read more

MasterCard Seeks To Stop Online Fraud With Selfies, Fingerprints

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans MasterCard plans to launch new biometric technology for verifying customer identities during online shopping transactions in the coming weeks with merchants and banks. The company has been testing facial and fingerprint recognition software, called Identity Check, in the Netherlands, Canada The…

read more

Why Punishment Won’t Stop a Bully – Education Week

When addressing bullying in schools, punitive discipline can itself be a type of bulling, argues author Alfie Kohn. View full post on Education Week: Bullying #pso #htcs #b4inc Read More The post Why Punishment Won’t Stop a Bully – Education Week appeared first on Parent Security Online. View full post…

read more

Feds must have ‘zero trust’ of employees to stop hackers, report says

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Federal agencies seeking to stop another major hack of Americans’ personal data must establish a “zero trust” system that treats government employees as just as big a threat to cybersecurity as foreign attackers, says a report being released Wednesday by The…

read more

Browser study aims to stop hackers in their tracks

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Browser fingerprinting is an increasingly common tracking technique that collects contextual data from a person’s computer without their knowledge. Hackers have been able to obtain private information such as browsing history, computer clock and even the unique identity of the computer…

read more

UTSA to Study How to Stop ‘Insider Hackers’ Like Edward Snowden

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans When you think of breaking into computer systems and stealing credit card numbers from retailers, or secrets from the Pentagon, you probably think of shadowy computer hackers in Russia or China. But two UTSA professors have received a $650,000 contraxct from…

read more

Stop the attacker’s offense, don’t do defense

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Enterprises are fighting a cyber war against very sophisticated and highly organized adversaries. Yet companies still approach cybersecurity with a strictly defensive mindset. They operate under the belief that having the best defense will keep them safe from advanced adversaries. But…

read more