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Mastercard brings ‘Labs as a Service’ to Canadian HQ

Everyone is familiar with Mastercard's brand on their bank's credit card, but now Canadian CIOs will be able to look...

July 26th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Mastercard Biometrics in South Africa

Mastercard releases biometrics card with fingerprint sensor

Apple Pay already has Canadians using their fingerprint to authenticate payments at the till, but now Mastercard may soon allow...

April 20th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Mastercard vs. Nike is just the opening salvo in the fight for IT security talent

What’s more important: the loss or theft of information about running shoe purchases, or the credit card details involved in...

January 13th, 2015 Shane Schick

MasterCard gives sneak peek into mobile payments future

MasterCard gives sneak peek into mobile payments future

MasterCard on Thursday gave a sneak peek into the near future of mobile payment systems and said that the Google...

September 16th, 2011 Marc Ferranti

Mastercard.com slammed again over WikiLeaks

Mastercard.com slammed again over WikiLeaks

MasterCard's main website was unavailable for some time on Tuesday as it appeared hackers were again targeting the company for...

June 29th, 2011 Jeremy Kirk

Online activists used 30,000-node botnet in PayPal attack

Online activists used 30,000-node botnet in PayPal attack

PayPal's website was hit late Wednesday by two botnets as online activists continued their Web attacks on companies that have...

December 9th, 2010 Robert McMillan

Contactless payment cards more secure but still ‘hackable’

Contactless payment cards more secure but still ‘hackable’

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEContactless payment cards, which use embedded radio frequency identification technology to complete credit and debit transactions wirelessly,...

June 10th, 2007 Robert L Mitchell

Break-in nets hackers record haul

Break-in nets hackers record haul

A credit card transaction processing company last month confirmed that millions of card numbers were stolen recently when someone hacked...

March 6th, 2003 Lucas Mearian