Tag: Cyber Security

What is Business Email Compromise and How Can it be Prevented?

There’s no question that fraud (especially business email compromise) is rising aggressively, with 75% of companies reporting they have fallen victim to a fraud incident within the past year. As new technologies emerge, fraudsters are...

/ January 22, 2019
cyber security for small businesses

Cyber security for small businesses: Spotting the red flags & stopping potential attacks

Cyber security for small businesses is a big issue but they struggle to give security the right time and resources. Here's guidance on how to handle it...

/ January 8, 2019
SWIFT Customer Security Controls Framework

How to use the SWIFT CSP Framework to Create an Unfair Advantage for Your Business

The SWIFT Customer Security Controls Framework can create an unfair advantage for your business to stay ahead of the threat of fraud. We explain how...

/ December 17, 2018
Trends Driving the Future of Business Payments

Exploring the Trends Driving the Future of Business Payments

To predict the future of B2B payments, look to its past. Unlike consumer payments, B2B payments have traditionally been very complex, time-consuming, manual, and expensive. So it only makes sense that B2B payments will evolve...

/ November 12, 2018
Preventing Fraud and Financial Crime

Preventing Fraud & Financial Crime in Cash Management

Preventing fraud and financial crime has become an all-consuming priority for organizations. Here's how to secure payments across the digital enterprise...

/ November 6, 2018
future of business payments

Evaluating the Future of Business Payments: How customer expectations and security will drive digital transformation

When evaluating the future of business payments, we’re finally starting to see a reflection of the same digital transformation that has impacted consumer payments. The industry can envision what business payments could and should be...

/ November 5, 2018
reduce payment fraud

Three Ways Banks Can Reduce Payment Fraud

According to the Association of Financial Professionals, 78% of organizations experienced attempted or actual payments fraud in 2017. These breaches put banks at increased risk as fraudulent transactions are processed through their payment systems. It’s...

/ October 15, 2018

The Importance of Bank Account Validation as a Payment Protection Measure

As we discussed in my last post, the importance of bank account validation cannot be understated when it comes to streamlining payment processes and eliminating failed direct debit transactions. As was recently noted in the...

/ September 10, 2018
Treasury Fraud

Understanding the State of Treasury Fraud & Controls

Once upon a time, stealing money from a bank or business meant that criminals had to put on a mask and commit a robbery. Coming into the second half of 2018 however, that thought seems...

/ June 12, 2018
SWIFT Customer Security Programme

Meeting the Requirements of the SWIFT Customer Security Programme

With the January deadline for self-attestation to the SWIFT Customer Security Programme (CSP) in the rear view mirror, members of the Swift community find themselves at various levels of compliance. On the whole, many organisations...

/ April 9, 2018