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Industry news, security threats, and technology advances in consumer authentication.

Crime-busting superheroes: tokenization and encryption
24-01-2019|Alpa Somaiya

Crime-busting superheroes: tokenization and encryption

There’s no denying that the evolution of computing power and technology, and the increasing digitization of almost everything, have made our lives much easier. On the flip side, however, these advances have increased the risk of private data interception and fraud. Hackers gaining access to confidential customer information is one of the most serious risks financial institutions (FIs) and other enterprises face. Enter encryption and tokenization: the batman and superman equivalent of cybercrime-fighting superheroes (or Castor and Pollux for you Classics majors out there
Entersekt’s Connekt: the key to reducing cart abandonment
02-05-2018|Sherif Samy

Entersekt’s Connekt: the key to reducing cart abandonment

Cart abandonment is one of the biggest concerns for e-commerce merchants today. They are, after all, operating in a space where the customer holds the power to fill their shopping basket to the brim only to discard it at checkout if anything about the process doesn’t appeal them.
A look at Apple Pay's SMS OTP and tokenization
10-12-2014|Christiaan Brand

A look at Apple Pay's SMS OTP and tokenization

On the weekend, I finally had a chance to load my three credit cards into Apple Pay. The process was slick and painless, as you’d expect from Apple: a simple snap of the credit card auto-populated the data on my phone. Only the card security code (three or four digits long) is entered by hand.

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