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Researches slam MasterCard and Visa 3-D Secure tech
Credit cards
Security

Researches slam MasterCard and Visa 3-D Secure tech

A new paper by researchers from Cambridge has cast a shadow over online shopping technologies that are meant to improve security.
29 Jan 2010
Visa to text spenders for security
credit cards
Security

Visa to text spenders for security

Visa is trialling a new system which updates consumers via SMS when their card is used.
23 Jul 2009
Visa signs $13 million deal with Monitise
Money coming out of mobile phone
Mobile

Visa signs $13 million deal with Monitise

Monitise will work with Visa as a strategic development partner to extend the payment giant's reach globally.
1 Jul 2009
Credit cards get battery-powered PIN technology
Security

Credit cards get battery-powered PIN technology

Visa cards with LCD and keypads could improve corporate networks as well as financial security.
14 May 2009
Mastercard issued Heartland with heavy fine for ‘failure’
Security

Mastercard issued Heartland with heavy fine for ‘failure’

Heartland has paid out $12.6 million in costs after it suffered what has been previously described as the largest credit-card breach ever.
11 May 2009
Bleak job market creating data thieves, says Visa chief
Security

Bleak job market creating data thieves, says Visa chief

Visa chief risk officer says that the recession is creating more identity criminals - but has little sympathy for businesses who don’t follow complian…
20 Mar 2009
Visa says RBS Worldpay and Heartland not PCI compliant
Security

Visa says RBS Worldpay and Heartland not PCI compliant

The payment processors are put in a difficult position after Visa takes away their industry card payment security certification following data breache…
16 Mar 2009
Online retail fraud bites as security costs increase
Security

Online retail fraud bites as security costs increase

Online retailers continue to lose more money from fraud, while some companies still rely on checking transactions manually.
28 Jan 2009
Visa tests cards with built in PIN machine
Mobile

Visa tests cards with built in PIN machine

Visa is looking to boost security for online payments by giving customers their own PIN pad built into the card.
11 Nov 2008
Smartphone Show 2008: Developers urged to ‘handshake’ with
Mobile

Smartphone Show 2008: Developers urged to ‘handshake’ with

Code decays so Symbian wants to work with developers to help keep it looking good.
21 Oct 2008
Visa plans Google Android and Nokia apps
Mobile

Visa plans Google Android and Nokia apps

Google Android and Nokia are looking to form important partnerships with the credit card network.
26 Sep 2008
3,000 new e-passports stolen
public sector

3,000 new e-passports stolen

A van containing blank e-passports and visas has been stolen.
29 Jul 2008
Visa Europe signs with BT for 21CN
Network & Internet

Visa Europe signs with BT for 21CN

The payment giant is migrating its transaction infrastructure to BT’s next-generation network.
16 Jul 2008