Target US inks $25m data breach settlement with MasterCard 
Apr 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Fallout from 2013 attack continues.
 
MasterCard, Visa unveil new infosec efforts 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tokens, biometrics to thwart attackers.
 
Visa defends security of contactless cards  
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims they are safe against rogue foreign transactions.
 
MasterCard, RBC test payment authentication by heartbeat 
Nov 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wristband identifies cardiac rhythm for payment approval.
 
MasterCard adds fingerprint scanner to credit cards 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biometric security to replace PIN.
 
Coles launches a mobile wallet 
Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Requires PayPass sticker; Coles credit card; Android or iOS app.
 
NAB glitch duplicates Visa transactions 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Customers charged twice for weekend purchases.
 
CSIRO staff advised to brace for 500 more job cuts 
By Allie Coyne | May 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
More reductions in funding.
 
Govt moves on trans-Tasman roaming costs 
By Ry Crozier | Jan 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Do recent price cuts render new powers redundant?
 
Credit card companies dump card signatures 
 
Govt-funded mobile towers not due until 2015 
By Ry Crozier | Jan 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Path to address blackspots.
 
Govt workers sign petition against Hobart IT job shift 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Federal staff lobby against DHS IT hub closure.
 
CommBank offers PayPass payments on Galaxy S4 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Pips Westpac to stickerless smartphone payments.
 
Federal govt shifts tablet procurement to new panel 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
Devices will stay on desktop panel until 2014 expiry.
 
Visa Mastercard and AMEX close to scrapping signatures 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
But ACCC wants to delay by a year.
 
NAB preps systems for custom loans 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
Anticipates the introduction of comprehensive credit reporting.
 
Payment card providers closer to scrapping signatures 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
But ACCC wants to delay by a year.
 
MasterCard to help standardise biometric authentication 
By Danielle Walker | Oct 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
FIDO alliance to release password alternative standards.
 
ANZ extends Fastpay mobile payments app to NZ 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 2, 2013 | Comment Now 
Three years after Australia.
 
Mint Wireless inks mobile payments deal with Bendigo Bank 
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