Mobile Payments: How Much Risk Is Too Much?

 

NFC - Near field communication, mobile payment

A Q&A with David Herron, Chief Legal Officer of Hyperwallet

In a 2015 ISACA survey of cybersecurity experts, almost 50 percent of respondents stated that they believed mobile payments are not secure, citing issues like wi-fi, stolen devices and weak passwords as the most prominent worries. I spoke with David Herron, chief legal officer of Hyperwallet, about the reality of mobile payment security and what risk managers should be doing to protect their organizations.

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Ransomware Dos and Don’ts

A Q&A with John Mullen of Lewis Brisbois

In recent months, ransomware attacks have become more frequent, particularly in the healthcare space. While these attacks with their demand for payment give their victims few options for responding, companies can still prepare themselves to act quickly and effectively. Better yet, they can avoid ransom-seeking malware in the first place with sound security policies. I spoke with attorney John Mullen of Lewis Brisbois about best practices.

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