Stolen Laptop exposes data on HP staff

Stolen Laptop exposes data on HP staff

Fidelity Investments Thursday confirmed that a laptop containing confidential information on more than 196,000 current and former employees at Hewlett-Packard...

March 23rd, 2006 Jaikumar Vijayan

Consumers in a punishing mood

Consumers in a punishing mood

Financial sector CIOs take note – institutions such as banks and credit unions face serious repercussions should they suffer a...

October 31st, 2005 CIO Canada Staff

Outsourcing: Nice work if you can get it

Outsourcing: Nice work if you can get it

When it comes to outsourcing, Mo Hirani knows his stuff. As Executive Vice-President and Chief Technology Officer of Penson Financial...

September 30th, 2005 David Carey

Vendors see ID management as do or die

Vendors see ID management as do or die

Managing electronic identities is gaining ground as a necessary counter to protect Internet banking users and other online customers from...

August 25th, 2005 Susan Maclean

Companies combat phishing scams

Companies combat phishing scams

London-based Barclays Bank PLC said it has signed up for an antifraud service from New York-based Cyota Inc., as part...

October 31st, 2004 Jaikumar Vijayan

IT Focus editorial opinion: Man-made IT mistakes

IT Focus editorial opinion: Man-made IT mistakes

The old adage says, “To err is human; to really foul things up requires a computer.” That may never have...

October 31st, 2004 Stefan Dubowski

Financial companies demanding better software

Financial companies demanding better software

A group of tech-minded U.S. financial services firms says it’s time for software vendors to own up to their responsibilities,...

August 31st, 2004 IT Focus Staff

Citibank offshores to Philippines

Citibank offshores to Philippines

Right on cue Citibank Australia is the first of the big financial services firms to relocate its call centre operations...

July 29th, 2004 Sandra Rossi

Australia provides alternative to Asian outsourcing

Australia provides alternative to Asian outsourcing

Global financial software house DST International Ltd. (DSTi) is doing something different with its software development. It's doing it here...

May 4th, 2004 Ian Yates