Tag archive: fraud

In the media: ‘the rise in online payments attacks in 2015’

New payment methods are usually very exciting because of all the new features and possibilities, but there is a flipside: they contain new risks when it comes to fraud. In 2014 we have seen the introduction of various new initiatives such as Apple Pay and digital wallets, but there were also a lot of alarming […]

W3C introduces web payments initiative

The World Wide Web standards organisation (W3C) is about to start a new initiative to integrate payments seamlessly into the Open Web Platform. The organisation brings together banks, retailers, governments and tech firms in an effort to develop standards for payments on the open web. There is a significant need for a standard like this, […]

Trends in Payment Fraud

SEPA, e-commerce, mobile payments and bitcoins are just a few of the many shifts and innovations that dominate the payments industry. Whenever new technologies and practices evolve, there is an ongoing battle between organisations working to adapt the new reality and criminals trying to take advantage of early adaptors who are paving the way. To […]