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Card industry mulls payment authentication via smartphones

Card industry mulls payment authentication via smartphones

End of terminals is nigh.
Jul 13 2017 6:43AM
NSW trials contactless ferry payments

NSW trials contactless ferry payments

Unlikely to challenge Opal due to fare rules.
Jul 7 2017 6:40AM
Mastercard trials fingerprint authentication for payments

Mastercard trials fingerprint authentication for payments

Sensor built into card.
Apr 21 2017 6:24AM
Distributed guessing attack could reveal Visa card details

Distributed guessing attack could reveal Visa card details

Researchers map out online vulnerability.
Dec 5 2016 6:42AM
MasterCard enters online, mobile payments with Masterpass

MasterCard enters online, mobile payments with Masterpass

Bets on Android-only solution for contactless payments.
Jul 15 2016 6:03AM
Hackers charge big bucks for stolen Aussie creds

Hackers charge big bucks for stolen Aussie creds

Report reveals black market rates for digital crimes.
Apr 6 2016 12:00PM
Amazon files patent for 'selfie' pay

Amazon files patent for 'selfie' pay

Snap a pic or video to prove you're you.
Mar 17 2016 7:37AM
MasterCard to roll out 'selfie' authentication

MasterCard to roll out 'selfie' authentication

Snap a photo to make a payment.
Feb 24 2016 8:56AM
MasterCard, Target data breach settlement scrapped

MasterCard, Target data breach settlement scrapped

Falls through after banks refuse to sign up.
May 26 2015 6:52AM
Target US inks $25m data breach settlement with MasterCard

Target US inks $25m data breach settlement with MasterCard

Fallout from 2013 attack continues.
Apr 16 2015 9:03AM
MasterCard, Visa unveil new infosec efforts

MasterCard, Visa unveil new infosec efforts

Tokens, biometrics to thwart attackers.
Feb 16 2015 9:10AM
Visa defends security of contactless cards

Visa defends security of contactless cards

Claims they are safe against rogue foreign transactions.
Nov 5 2014 10:09AM
MasterCard, RBC test payment authentication by heartbeat

MasterCard, RBC test payment authentication by heartbeat

Wristband identifies cardiac rhythm for payment approval.
Nov 4 2014 12:22PM
MasterCard adds fingerprint scanner to credit cards

MasterCard adds fingerprint scanner to credit cards

Biometric security to replace PIN.
Oct 20 2014 5:23PM
Coles launches a mobile wallet

Coles launches a mobile wallet

Requires PayPass sticker; Coles credit card; Android or iOS app.
Jul 15 2014 7:19AM
Credit card companies dump card signatures

Credit card companies dump card signatures

PINs only.
Jan 22 2014 11:40AM
CommBank offers PayPass payments on Galaxy S4

CommBank offers PayPass payments on Galaxy S4

Pips Westpac to stickerless smartphone payments.
Dec 12 2013 9:04AM
Visa Mastercard and AMEX close to scrapping signatures

Visa Mastercard and AMEX close to scrapping signatures

But ACCC wants to delay by a year.
Oct 14 2013 11:00AM
Payment card providers closer to scrapping signatures

Payment card providers closer to scrapping signatures

But ACCC wants to delay by a year.
Oct 11 2013 11:03AM
MasterCard to help standardise biometric authentication

MasterCard to help standardise biometric authentication

FIDO alliance to release password alternative standards.
Oct 10 2013 8:00AM

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