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HutZero, the Government-Funded Cyber Security Programme, Launches its Fifth Bootcamp
| FinTech Times

HutZero, the Government-Funded Cyber Security Programme, Launches its Fifth Bootcamp

HutZero is part of the UK Government’s quest to discover up-and-coming talent and bolster the UK’s credentials as a global centre for cyber security expertise.

  • August 20, 2019
Capital One accused 'breached 30 other organisations'
| BBC Tech

Capital One accused 'breached 30 other organisations'

US prosecutors claim other companies were hit by a software developer accused of stealing Capital On...

  • August 16, 2019
ECB shuts down website hit by hackers
| Finextra

ECB shuts down website hit by hackers

The European Central Bank has shut down its Banks’ Integrated Reporting Dictionary (Bird) website af...

  • August 16, 2019
Biostar security software 'leaked a million fingerprints'
| BBC Tech

Biostar security software 'leaked a million fingerprints'

Biometric security software Biostar 2 was found to have exposed sensitive user data online.

  • August 15, 2019
Bitcoin Daily: SEC Files Complaint Against Fraudulent Crypto Operator; Australians Lost $14.8M To Crypto Crime From Jan. To July
| PYMNTS

Bitcoin Daily: SEC Files Complaint Against Fraudulent Crypto Operator; Australians Lost $14.8M To Crypto Crime From Jan. To July

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced fraud charges against a Brooklyn individu...

  • August 14, 2019
Mobile Digital Identity to be a $7 Billion Opportunity in 2024, as Operators Become ID Brokers
| FinTech Times

Mobile Digital Identity to be a $7 Billion Opportunity in 2024, as Operators Become ID Brokers

A new report from Juniper Research has found that the use of unique mobile identifier services, whic...

  • August 13, 2019
Banking on Security: Keeping Data Secure in Financial Services
| FinTech Times

Banking on Security: Keeping Data Secure in Financial Services

The protection of sensitive data in line with regulations, both for banks and other financial services organisations, is currently a big challenge. The way these organisations operate has changed dramatically in recent years, due mostly to the fact that financial institutions are not only heavily regulated by data privacy requirements, but they are also under mounting pressure to be open to consumers and businesses about how they are protecting their data from potential breaches.

  • August 12, 2019
Australian police arrest five over $2.7 million cryptocurrency scam
| Finextra

Australian police arrest five over $2.7 million cryptocurrency scam

Australian police have arrested five people for their alleged involvement in a cryptocurrency cold calling scam that fleeced investors to the tune of $2.7 million.

  • August 09, 2019
Oyster card accounts hacked, confirms Transport for London
| BBC Tech

Oyster card accounts hacked, confirms Transport for London

Some 1,200 customer accounts are affected and TfL have temporarily suspended online access.

  • August 09, 2019