1 in 4 online sales to require biometric authentication

New EU regulations scheduled to come into force in September 2019 will cause a significant increase in the use of biometrics to verify online payments, Mastercard predicts.

  • Security & Fraud
August 7, 2018

Visa rolls out new authentication solutions

Visa has unveiled Visa ID Intelligence, a platform that enables issuers and merchants to swiftly adopt new authentication technologies to create more secure ways for consumers to complete digital transactions.

  • Security & Fraud
November 17, 2017

Millennials open to facial recognition for payments

Nearly three quarters of millennials believe facial recognition technology will be effective or very effective in providing biometric authentication, a study by payments consultancy Aite Group revealed.

  • Security & Fraud
October 6, 2017

India leads the way in biometric use

Consumers in the East are more likely to adopt biometrics than those in the West, according to HSBC’s Trust in Technology report.

Biometric mobile payments set to surge 230% in 2017

The number of mobile payments authenticated by biometrics will increase to nearly $2 billion this year, up from $600 million in 2016, according to research from Juniper Research.

MasterCard trials biometric EMV card

MasterCard users could soon be using their fingerprints to verify their purchases.

  • Security & Fraud
May 4, 2017