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Content tagged with Security posted in April 2012
CFPB Warns U.S. Financial Firms About Contractors
News  |  4/13/2012  | 
U.S. financial institutions may be held accountable for the actions of the companies they contract with for services such as telemarketing or product development, the new U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said on Friday.
Hack Attacks Against Financial Firms Multiply In First Quarter Of 2012
News  |  4/11/2012  | 
China remains the top source country for attacks but the U.S. and Russia both moved up in the rankings.
Mobile: Data Security's New Frontier
Commentary  |  4/4/2012  | 
As clients increasingly expect to be able to trade, transfer funds and do almost anything else they can do on a PC from their mobile devices, Wall Street technology executives must figure out how to protect data outside the enterprise.
How to Protect Employees' Mobile Devices From Cyber Attacks
News  |  4/3/2012  | 
With many financial services employees conducting business on the go, their smartphones and mobile devices increasingly are targets of cyber attackers.
Data Security: Who’s Winning the Cyber War?
News  |  4/3/2012  | 
The growing sophistication of cyber attacks and the proliferation of vulnerabilities resulting from the rise of mobile computing are forcing financial institutions to rethink data security and embrace new fraud-fighting techniques and technologies, including real-time monitoring.
The Key to Protecting Financial Data
News  |  4/3/2012  | 
Protecting financial data requires finding the right balance between security and access, says Tabb Group's Alex Tabb.
Data-Centric Security Offers Best Defense Against Cyber Threats
News  |  4/2/2012  | 
Data-centric security offers the best defense against advanced persistent threats, argues Voltage Security's Mark Bower.
The Top 9 Most Costly Financial Services Data Breaches
Slideshows  |  4/2/2012  | 
The recent data breach involving MasterCard and VISA card information is only the latest in a string of hacks and thefts that have cost financial institutions multimillions of dollars. Here are the biggest most recent data breaches.

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