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Typical UK bank will waste £10m annually on inefficient KYC checks...

Report from Consult Hyperion estimates manual KYC checks cost the average bank £47m a year and are set to soar with the introduction of AMLD4 and AMLD5 Government-backed eID schemes, offered as a solution to AMLD5, wonrsquo;t be available to the banking sector for years Report recommends mobile identity verification technology to bridge the gap between manual checks and electronic identitiesCopenhagen, Denmark, 26th June 2017 – With the deadline today for full implementation of the... Source: RealWire

Tempered Networks Brings Identity Defined Networking to PCI-DSS

Host Identity Protocol based Identity Defined Network approach gets additional capabilities to help enable PCI-DSS compliance.

Tempered Networks Brings Identity-Defined Networking to PCI DSS

The Host Identity Protocol-based Identity-Defined Network approach gets additional capabilities to help enable PCI DSS compliance.

Research: Signicat finds that Europe is “nearly there” with fully digital...

European eID schemes provide 69% of ID information needed to digitally apply for financial services3 European eID schemes provide all the necessary information Digital Identity Service Providers (DISP) are the key to bridging the gapOslo, Norway, 22 June 2017 – New research launched today by Signicat, the worldrsquo;s first and largest identity assurance provider, shows that through electronic identity (eID) schemes in Europe, consumers are closer to being able to apply for financial services 100%... Source: RealWire

JVM may get upgrade to support today’s multicore processors

Oracle is proposing an update to the Java Virtual Machine to allow for direct-value class types, a modernization required by the advent of multicore processors. There is no schedule for when the changes might appear in the JVM.The changes to the JVM specification would support a prototype of value classes—classes for which primitive-like non-reference value instances can be created and acted upon. “The proposals for value types in Java are about giving developers the alternative to give up identity and polymorphism so that the runtime can represent the underlying data in a way which is both far more compact and much better suited for processing in bulk operations,” said Georges Saab, Oracle’s vice president of software development in the Java platform group.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

Ztorg: from rooting to SMS

Irsquo;ve been monitoring Google Play Store for new Ztorg Trojans since September 2016, and have so far found several dozen new malicious apps.

All of them were rooting malware that used exploits to gain root rights on the infected device.
In May 2017, a new Ztorg variant appeared on the Google Play Store – only this this time it wasnrsquo;t a rooting malware but a Trojan-SMS.

Ping Identity Embeds Multifactor Authentication Security With New SDK

The identity vendor debuts a new software development kit to enable organizations to directly integrate strong authentication into native apps.

Onfido recognised as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum on Wednesday announced its selection of the worldrsquo;s 30 most promising Technology Pioneers 2017 Companies were selected for their potential to significantly impact business and society through new technologies, and advance the Fourth Industrial Revolution Onfido, which provides global Identity Verification using machine learning, was selected for its contribution to the field of RegTechThe full list of recognized Technology Pioneers can be viewed here http://wef.ch/techpioneers17 LONDON, June 14, 2017 – Onfido,... Source: RealWire

Europol Operation Busts Payment Card Identity Theft Ring

Members of an international crime ring of payment card skimmers who stole more than $500,000 were arrested by a joint multi-national law enforcement operation.

IBM Extends Cloud Identity-as-a-Service to Hybrid Cloud Environments

The new identity-as-a-service (IDaaS) platform aims to make it easier for organizations to connect identities both on-premises and in the cloud.

FTC Issues Advice on Mobile Phone Data Security, Identity Theft

The Federal Trade Commission offers hindsight and foresight on ways to reduce identity theft should your mobile device get stolen.

First Black Panther trailer unveils the high-tech world of Wakanda

Also, it's freakin badass.

Did we mention the badass part? Holy crap.