Tag: cybersecurity

Top 25 financial IT blogs: best of July 2015

by CDW Financial Services|Aug 10, 2015

This spring, our friends at BizTech Magazine released a list of the top 25 financial IT blogs worth following. In our new series, FIN Industry Insights, we’ll check in with a few of those top financial…

These cybersecurity numbers don’t lie: 88%1 of broker-dealers have been victims of cyberattacks, costing an average of $200 per record,2 and nearly 97%3 of IT decision makers at financial services firms say their organization…

Spending trends and the digital transformation spectrum

by CDW Financial Services|Jul 22, 2015

Financial services organizations are increasing financial IT investments in two critical areas — digital transformation and cybersecurity — as they strive to maintain relevance and protect themselves against advancing threats. This week’s FIN List…

Cybersecurity: Detect, Intercept and Protect

by CDW Financial Services|Jul 14, 2015

Unfortunately, the proof that financial services organizations need to step up their cybersecurity game is in the numbers: 84% of credit unions have been impacted by a data breach.1 There are 350 malware events…

Cybersecurity, mobile retail banking and wearables

by CDW Financial Services|Jul 8, 2015

The new Santander report, “The Fintech 2.0 Paper: Rebooting financial services,” predicts that IoT, blockchain and smart data will disrupt the financial services industry, but will also help banks remain relevant. Likewise, experts at NAFCU’s Annual Conference…

Consumer satisfaction, cybersecurity and tech spending

by CDW Financial Services|Jun 24, 2015

While Bitcoin may still elicit a lukewarm response from many in the financial services industry, the digital ledger technology behind Bitcoin — aka blockchain — is an undeniably hot topic. With the recent release…

Is your credit union’s cybersecurity up to the task?

by CDW Financial Services|Jun 19, 2015

In the financial services “jungle,” cyberattackers lie in wait for organizations to let down their cybersecurity guard. Unfortunately, for today’s financial services organizations, the threats are everywhere — even in their own backyard. Would…

Core systems, laser engraving and mobile device security

by CDW Financial Services|Jun 17, 2015

Cybersecurity is, unfortunately, a continuous battle for those in the financial services industry. Internal and external “weak links” can set financial institutions and financial advisory firms up for breaches — and loss of trust….

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