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Biometric security to replace PIN.
 
Cloud, big data propel bank CISOs into the boardroom 
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And this time, they are welcome.
 
Apple Pay to land with iOS 8.1 next week 
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Formal arrival with first big update to new mobile OS.
 
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Oculus Rift, Kinect and more.
 
Veteran AMP CIO steps down 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
New tech chief named as replacement.
 
Woolies hires another former Westpac CIO 
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Spiteri follows his ex-boss to the retailer.
 
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Westpac CIO wants to turn banking systems on their head.
 
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As ANZ Bank's Watson-powered insurance experiment goes live.
 
NSW Police makes 29th arrest in Liberty Reserve fraud ring 
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Sydney man charged over $139,000 theft.
 
JPMorgan reveals 83 million customers exposed by hack 
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True extent of data breach finally made public.
 
Australia’s banks review the iPhone 6 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
ANZ, ING Direct and Westpac execs weigh in on NFC, TouchID and big screens.
 
Photos: Westpac launches Sydney innovation hub 
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Australia's oldest bank turns Kogarah into its invention epicentre.
 
Former finance CIOs find favour in start-up land 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Anne Weatherston, David Gee join new ventures.
 
Barclays Bank to adopt vein-scanner authentication 
By Steve Slater | Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
To stem the tide of bank fraud.
 
Will the new iPhone break the hearts of bankers? 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
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Westpac warns against licensing IT providers 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
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JPMorgan pulls in the FBI to investigate cyber attacks 
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Other banks reportedly hit.
 
Westpac committed to core banking plan 
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[Blog post] Now with leadership.
 
Westpac appoints ex-CBA exec as new CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Curran to take control of core banking overhaul.
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