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Financial Services, Cyber Security

Cost and consequences of Travelex hack could run and run

On New Year’s Eve, foreign exchange provider Travelex was hit by a devastating ransomware attack, which weeks later is far from resolved. There is no doubt, however, that the repercussions will continue for many months, and may incur high costs for...

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Cyber Security, Banking

Open banking’s take off still stalled by fraud fears

Open banking – the use of application programming interfaces (APIs) to connect banks with other financial services providers – promises many benefits, at least, in theory. But, looking back at last year, it failed to gain traction with many either...

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Cyber Security, Cyber Crime

Cyber security – progress is no reason for complacency

It’s notable that hackers have had a reduced presence in the headlines of late and it finally appears that efforts to curb their activities via improved security solutions and better collaboration are paying off.

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Cyber Security, Data Protection, GDPR

GDPR proves it is a force to be reckoned with

In recent weeks, two multi-nationals have felt the might of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), as regulators across Europe show they mean business when it comes to imposing large fines and taking tough enforcement action. 

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Compliance Management, Cyber Security

Facebook’s crypto-currency Libra aims to shake-up regulation

Facebook’s plans to launch Libra, a global crypto-currency, and a stable coin, is the talk of the regulatory world. But will it be a force for good or could it destabilise financial services and result in massive security problems?

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Risk Management, Cyber Security

Cyber joins business interruption as a leading global risk

Businesses have woken up to the fact that cyber risk is one of their biggest concerns, joining business interruption in joint first place in the Allianz Risk Barometer for 2019.

This influential survey from insurer Allianz questioned 2,415 experts...

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