Posts Tagged ‘technology’
Cyber attackers who are breaching the payments system to steal consumers’ sensitive personal data are an “existential threat” to the U.S. economy, a growing problem that requires Congress to take swift action, FSR President & CEO Tim Pawlenty told the House Financial Services Committee during a data breach hearing yesterday.
American Banker: The Financial Services Roundtable and American Bankers Association are close to operating the .bank internet domain.
The increased use of bitcoin and digital currency is providing opportunities to explore, but the risks currently outweigh the benefits, according to Paul Smocer, President of BITS, who testified before the Senate Banking Subcommittees on National Security and International Trade and Finance.
BITS, the technology policy division of The Financial Services Roundtable, has just released a paper entitled Email Authentication Policy and Deployment Strategy for Financial Services Firms. This document updates BITS’ 2009 Email Sender Authentication Deployment paper and serves as a guide for financial services companies by providing more up-to-date email sender authentication protocols.