Posted on 08 March 2023 by
In a previous blog series, my colleague Pedro Martinez took you through the evolution of digital banking authentication, and the path ahead – consisting of passkeys. Passkeys is a new standardised authentication framework to rid passwords for good – this is great news for all of us, since passwords come with a lot of issues. […]
Posted on 09 June 2020 by
With data breaches frustratingly becoming a more common occurrence, we look at how online retailers can best protect their customers’ sensitive payment details.
Posted on 22 November 2019 by
Are biometrics really that powerful? As it turns out, they are. We look at three examples of how the technology can be used to tackle social issues.
Posted on 19 June 2019 by
The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) found that a single data breach affected more than 10 million Australians. In its latest Notifiable Data Breaches Quarterly Statistics Report, the OAIC reveals that it received 215 notifications of data breaches under the Notifiable Data Breach Scheme between 1 January and 31 March 2019. Nearly all of those security incidents (189) affected between one and 1,000 Australians.
Posted on 23 May 2019 by
It’s been one year since the European Union (EU) enforced the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), legislation designed to protect the personal data of EU citizens and lay specific rules and guidelines on how their data is collected, stored, processed and deleted by various entities. During this year, a number of European DPAs have confirmed that the new regulation has led to a significant rise in reported data breaches, clearly demonstrating the impact GDPR has had on raising awareness with the general public as well as organizations regarding their rights and obligations under EU data protection law.
Posted on 22 May 2019 by
How will Brazil’s LGPD data protection regulation compare to the EU’s GDPR?