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1. One-time-passwords a decade of failure ...
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The intensity and sophistication of account takeover attacks continues to rise inexorably. Security breaches at trusted companies are in the news on a daily basis, with stolen consumer data acting as the ...
2. Entersekt assists FIDO Alliance in promoting stronger authentication technologies through standardised security protocols
(Press releases)
... ame single authenticator for multiple services. "Previously, organisations looking to enhance authentication security beyond a user-created- or one-time-password were met with the daunting task of si ...
3. Monetary Authority of Singapore’s transaction signing regulations force U.S. financial institutions to look at new solutions
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... individual transactions as part of a batch and sign them on an out-of-band device. The guidance also suggests that a one-time-password (OTP) or digital signature be generated for each new payee being added ...
4. One-time passwords
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One-time passwords
5. Defunct SMS OTP still reigns at Australian banks
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An investigation into online banking security measures in Australia revealed that SMS OTP is still very popular there, despite increasing global awareness of this authentication method’s vulnerabilities. ...
6. Life after SMS OTP: what will be the next big thing in transaction security?
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Remember VHS? The Sony Walkman? What about the dot matrix printer? These are things that were considered state-of-the-art in the 1980s – but are now only a fond memory. No-one in their right mind would, ...
7. One-time-passwords a decade of failure ...
(Article tagged with: One-time passwords )
The intensity and sophistication of account takeover attacks continues to rise inexorably. Security breaches at trusted companies are in the news on a daily basis, with stolen consumer data acting as the ...
8. SMS - A welcome invitation for fraudsters
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It is no secret that one-time passwords (OTPs) have outlived their expiration date. These one-off strings of digits have proven to be neither secure nor convenient, especially when generated and dispatched ...
9. The trouble with mTANs
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A mobile transaction authentication number (mTAN) is a one-time password delivered to users of online systems using the SMS format. Millions of digital banking customers use them today to verify their ...
10. 2016: An annus horribilis for SMS OTP
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  The year has not started well for that popular authentication method, one-time passwords (OTPs) sent via SMS. Still widely used during logins and transactions as part of a two-factor authentication ...
11. A look at Apple Pay's SMS OTP and tokenization
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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 ...
12. Are the payments networks stepping away from OTPs?
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The move towards two-factor authentication (2FA) is gaining momentum fast, with companies ranging from banks to social media platforms now offering the method as an extra security measure for protecting ...
13. Clumsy checkouts: the surest way to cart abandonment
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According to behavioral marketing agency SaleCycle, almost 75% of all online shopping carts are abandoned globally. With 70.9% and 74% respectively, Europe and the US actually rank the lowest. These numbers ...
14. Entersekt helps German banks go beyond ticking BAFIN's boxes
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Entersekt’s mission is to support financial institutions in their fight against digital fraud, so we watch the changing regulatory environment very closely. Our solutions are designed to comply with digital ...
15. Fraud thriving down under
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Australia and New Zealand seem to have become prime targets for cybercriminals over the past few months. As a target, Australia is under the top 10 in the world for phishing, malware, and fraud. According ...
16. How to secure digital banking in the world's wealthiest region
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Global Finance recently published their 2015 rankings for the richest countries in the world. Not surprisingly, five out of the wealthiest twelve are located in the Middle East: Bahrain (12), Saudi Arabia ...
17. Mobile authentication: What happens when security and usability stop being mutually exclusive?
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In digital banking, and more recently also in the mobile payments sphere, security and usability are commonly viewed as incompatible priorities. By implication, for security to be strong enough, it must ...
18. NIST puts the breaks on a slow-mo train wreck
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I felt a flicker of recognition reading Dave Birch’s reaction this week to news that the US Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is “deprecating” the use of SMS-based ...
19. No branch required: The rise of digital-only banks
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Banking is increasingly moving away from brick-and-mortar branches and into the digital domain. Some banks have opted out of having physical branches at all and operate as so-called digital-only banks. ...
20. Operation Emmental defeating SMS OTP
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Another week brings us news of yet another breach of online systems supposedly protected by one-time passwords, this time at 34 banks in Switzerland, Sweden, Austria, and Japan. At this point, I’m strongly ...

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