Product Code: VR1152MR
Timetric's ‘Insight Report: Security in Consumer Payments and Retail Banks' analyzes the growing threat faced by payment systems across the world. Following the increase in the number of targeted attacks, the payments industry is grappling with the question of whether banks can counter the sophisticated skills of cybercriminals.
Cybercriminals work in an unconstrained environment, enabling them to combine creativity and the latest technical expertise faster than banks can anticipate their attacks; as a result, banks tend to lag behind, constrained by their size and legacy systems.
The report gives extensive details of the challenges faced by banks in dealing with cybercriminals. It also analyzes current security tools adopted by banks, along offers in-depth analysis of emerging technology in payments security. The report also explores the relationship of security with consumer convenience. The importance of context-aware and progressive security is discussed, as is the need for a collaborative approach from participants in the payment ecosystem to reduce instances of data breach and fraud.
Timetric's ‘Insight Report: Security in Consumer Payments and Retail Banks' provides insights into security threats to consumer payments, and the approaches taken by retail banks to counter them. It also:
- Analyzes the methods of major attacks on payment systems.
- Covers key challenges faced by banks in defending consumer payments.
- Explores initiatives taken by banks to secure payment infrastructures.
- Discusses emerging technology and its likely impact on payment security.
- Explores whether context-aware security can help banks balance consumer convenience and security.
- The report covers major instances of cyber-attacks on payment systems between 2012 and February 2015.
- It analyzes major challenges faced by banks in securing consumer payments.
- It analyzes various security measures and tools adopted by banks to lower instances of fraud, along with their impact and weakness.
- It covers security concerns related to outsourcing, and a snapshot of vendor management best practices.
- It analyzes the role of biometrics and tokenization in securing payments.
- It explores the future options in payment security such as context-aware/progressive security and unified approach from different market participant of payment ecosystem to limit cyber-threats and fraud.
Reasons To Buy
- Gain an understanding of cyber-threats in the global payments market. Is this something your organization is ready for?
- Understand how banks across the world are trying to limit instances of cyber-attacks and fraud.
- Gain insights into the impact of current security tools on various threats and their weaknesses.
- Understand why banks are lagging behind cybercriminals.
- Gain insights into why it is difficult to control targeted attacks.
- Understand why a collaborative approach is required to limit instances of cyber-threats and fraud.
- Gain insights into how context-aware security can help banks improve security without compromising consumer convenience.
Table of Contents
1. Executive Summary
2. Are Banks too Slow to Overcome Threats?
- 2.1. Increasing Threat for Payment Systems
- 2.2. Why are Banks Lagging Behind?
- 2.3. Banks' Approaches to Tackling Threats
3. Outsourcing and Security Concerns
4. The Role of Biometrics and Tokenizaton in Payment Security
- 4.1. Biometrics in Banking and Payments
- 4.2. Securing Card Payments with Tokens
5. Balancing Security and Usability
- 5.1. Is Context-Aware or Progressive Security the Way Forward for Banks?
6. Defeating Cybercriminals: A Collaborative Approach
- 7.1. Methodology
- 7.2. Definitions
- 7.3. Contact Timetric
- 7.4. About Timetric
- 7.5. Timetric's Services
- 7.6. Disclaimer
List of Tables
- Table 1: Instances of Large-Scale Attacks on Payment Systems, 2012-2015
- Table 2: Regional Deployment of EMV, Q4 2013
- Table 3: Notable Cybersecurity Expenditure by the 'Big Four' US Banks
- Table 4: How are Banks Protecting Clients?
- Table 5: Potential Applications of Biometrics in Banking and Payments
- Table 6: Tokenization and Card Payment Ecosystems
- Table 7: Security and Usability Rankings of Key Technologies
- Table 8: Perimeter vs Progressive Security
- Table 9: A Collaborative Approach to Limit Payment Fraud and Cyber-Attacks on Banks
- Table 10: Key Definitions
- Table 11: EMVCo Worldwide EMV Deployment: Regional Definitions
List of Figures
- Figure 1: Large-Scale Security Incidents in Banking, 2014
- Figure 2: Key Challenges for Banks Related to Cybersecurity and Fraud
- Figure 3: Card Fraud - the US vs Europe, 2010-2014
- Figure 4: Trust Culture in Financial Services and E-Commerce Firms
- Figure 5: Levels of Risk in Various Outsourcing Models
- Figure 6: Vendor Management Best Practice to Limit Security Concerns
- Figure 7: Importance of Biometric Identification - the Consumer Perspective, 2014