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Role of PKI in Chip Card Payment Security

Abdullah Al-Shamim The Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) is an infrastructure that includes man, machine and a set of guidelines to issue, manage, distribute and use Public Key certificates owned by the PKI entities. It also plays a significant role in authenticating a chip card by its Issuer. Two different cryptographic mechanisms are used in a payment

‘Ghimob’ malware may spy on 153 Android mobile apps

New 'Ghimob' Android trojan evolves from Brazil and may spread globally Image: Collected In their recent research, the security researchers have discovered a new Android banking trojan that can steal data from 153 Android applications. Named ‘Ghimob’, the trojan spies mainly through banks, fintechs, cryptocurrencies and exchanges. The threat from

Societe Generale is acquiring freelancer challenger bank Shine

Société Générale is acquiring French startup Shine. Terms of the deal are undisclosed. According to a source, Shine is getting acquired for around €100 million in an all-cash deal (around $112.6 million). The startup had previously raised €10.8 million ($12.2 million) in total from Daphni, Kima Ventures, XAnge and various business angels. If

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