Application Security Manager (ASM) Provides Layer of Data Security

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Avoiding data breaches is a top priority for most companies. The threats are real, and information-security teams across the globe are looking for the best way to protect their applications, data, and infrastructure from a variety of threats, vulnerabilities, and the many different forms of attack vectors. These threats never stop – and worse, they … Read more

Get it Right the First Time to Avoid Technical Debt

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Hiring a software developer with the expertise to add bells, whistles and work-arounds to legacy systems is great.  Until your legacy system becomes too complicated to easily navigate. Or you experience frequent bugs, errors or worse – data breaches. Some may say it’s a choice between speed and quality, particularly when there’s pressure to deliver … Read more

29 Information Security Questions for Prospective Technology Vendors

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Strong data security practices are essential to financial institutions’ business operations and reputations. Cybercrime is growing rapidly, averaging a reported cost to financial services companies globally of $18.3 million per firm in 2017, with information theft as the most expensive consequence., according to an Accenture and Ponemon Institute report Organizations worldwide are dedicating more and more … Read more

Are You Protecting Your Banking Customers from Mobile Threats?

Information security is an exciting industry, and the stakes couldn’t be any higher than they are in the financial industry. As CISO of a software company that serves some of the biggest banks in the world, I am constantly coming face to face with new security challenges. The internet has brought immense opportunities for customer … Read more

Competing Rules—Do GDPR and PSD2 Work Together or Against Each Other?

Were you perplexed by the recent bombardment of emails concerning privacy policies? Since you’re reading this, you likely know that it was due to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) going into effect on 25 May of this year. Its purpose is to protect data subjects’ control of and access to their personal … Read more

Katabat Continues to Earn the BitSight Advanced Security Rating

BitSight Technologies is used by the world’s largest investment banks, retailers, private equity companies, and insurers to evaluate the security risk of their third parties with objective, evidence-based security ratings. Its Security Rating Platform continuously analyzes terabytes of data on security behaviors in order to help organizations manage third party risk, benchmark performance, and assess … Read more

Katabat and GDPR: Our Commitment to Data Privacy

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Katabat is committed to compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), a new data protection regulation coming into effect in the European Union on May 25, 2018.  As Katabat processes personal data of EU residents on behalf of our clients, Katabat must comply with this regulation. The GDPR introduces requirements for organizations controlling or … Read more

Ahead of the Banking Curve: Let 2018 Be Your Year of Data Protection and Risk Mitigation

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The 2007/2008 financial crisis resulted in many new regulations imposed upon the banking industry. Ten years later, most of these regulations have been fully or nearly fully enacted. Examples include the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act as well as the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act in the US. Basel III … Read more

Katabat Achieves PCI DSS Level 1 Certification for Tenth Consecutive Year

WILMINGTON, Delaware—March 22, 2018—Katabat, a leader in customer experience management for consumer lenders, announced that the company has once again achieved PCI DSS 3.2 Level 1 certification. “This is the tenth consecutive year that Katabat has achieved the PCI DSS Level 1 certification,” said Ray Peloso, Katabat CEO. “This accomplishment reflects our ongoing commitment to … Read more