Blog: RSA Fundamentals

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  • 11/28/2018 - Rise of the Machines: A New World of Identity Governance It may not be unfolding exactly as predicted in the Terminator movies, but the rise of the machines is upon us. How do you protect and govern robots and other machines in the age of AI and IoT? Here are three areas of focus for identity governance.
  • 11/26/2018 - Loyalty Points Fraud: Why Reward Programs are a Growing Target You have worked hard to build reward points across the many companies you do business with. Perhaps you have been building up travel points for a family vacation or hotel rewards for a romantic weekend getaway. Unlike your bank or credit card, you are probably not checking the balance on your customer loyalty accounts, and fraudsters could be stealing reward points without you even knowing it. Here’s everything you need to know about why it’s happening, how they’re doing it, and what consumers and businesses can do to avoid being defrauded.
  • 11/19/2018 - The Hacker Wish List Cybercriminals prey on poor cyber hygiene. See what five things people are doing daily to make their jobs easier.
  • 11/15/2018 - 3D Secure 2.0: Be Ready to Make It Work to Your Advantage EMV 3-D Secure (aka, “3-D Secure 2.0”) is about to become a reality, bringing with it a frictionless consumer experience and the technology for more secure transactions. That’s good news if you’re a card issuer—as long as you’re prepared for the changes that come with the new protocol. RSA helps pave the way for a successful transition.
  • 11/5/2018 - Managing Fraud in the Age of Omnichannel Banking In what seems like almost no time, financial institutions (FIs) have evolved from operating a couple of physical banking locations to having a multitude of digital channels. That’s made banking infinitely easier for customers—but it’s also made fraud management much tougher for FIs. Here’s why the answer isn’t more fraud management solutions; it’s fewer.
  • 10/30/2018 - Immediate Steps Organizations Need to Do Now, Post-NCSAM In the ever more connected digital world, identity is no longer just who is accessing your application, but what is accessing it. Prediction of more than 42 billion connected entities by 2022 and it’s easy to understand how data is the new currency. Now ask yourself: are you ready to protect your organization’s data?
  • 10/29/2018 - What Skiing Taught Me About Managing Digital Risk: Be Prepared Every organization in today’s digital world faces a choice: Pursue digital transformation and the opportunity it brings, or get left behind by those who do. Identity and access management (IAM) has an important role to play in helping manage risks that come with seizing the moment.
  • 10/10/2018 - Protect Your Network How do you help your SOC deal with attacks that are well-hidden, already inside the corporate firewall, and have bypassed perimeter-based controls? Leveraging network detection and response, security analyst can reduce mean-time-to-detection (MTTD) and extend its detection outreach to identify even the stealthiest attacks hiding in your network.
  • 10/3/2018 - Prepare for PSD2: Understanding the Opportunities and Digital Risks PSD2 introduces a new open banking environment in Europe, bringing the promise of more innovative products and services. PSD2 is expected to dramatically increase transaction volume and thus the threat of more fraud. The regulation’s technical requirements zero in on keeping open banking secure. Here’s what you need to know about the requirements and how to address compliance.
  • 9/27/2018 - Defending our Digital Homeland: Preventive Control Is Only The Beginning Sir Winston Churchill spoke of fighting wherever and whenever to defend the homeland. The battle we face now in securing networks requires that same broad approach of defending and fighting everywhere we can.