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The Breaches Multifactor Authentication Could Have Prevented

Security breaches are becoming more frequent as data storage increases. In the past five years, four major breaches involving over 550 million records could have been avoided with multifactor authentication. Now, with the holiday season approaching and more shoppers — and hackers — active, it's even more important to lock down security systems.

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Privacy & Security
Bringing Blockchain into the Mainstream

While it is Bitcoin that regularly makes the news as its price peaks and troughs, it is the technology behind the cryptocurrency that has long excited observers. By enabling trusted digital relationships without a centralized administration, Blockchain technology has been heralded as the future for any number of diverse industries, from journalism to insurance to mobile payments amongst many others. Blockchain is often compared to the Internet, but there are significant differences. While the Internet, for the most part, is platform for sharing information, blockchain is for transacting value. To reach mainstream adoption, Blockchain communities need to understand and emulate how we currently move money and other valuables in the real world.

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Privacy & Security
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Guide | Multifactor Authentication

Security is an ever growing topic in the business world. Today, businesses place both their reputation and financial health on the line when it comes to security measures. Protect your users against scam, phishing, and other fraud attempts with implementing multifactor authentication.

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With Customer Data, Don’t Skip the Basics

Safeguarding customer data is no longer merely a good business practice but mandatory. Unfortunately, there are still many data breach incidents, where the most basic security measures were ignored. Jens Schroeder, tyntec's CTO Office, shares his recommendations how companies can strengthen their security standards.

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Payment - Blog Post
Two-Factor Authentication, 4 Best Ways to Protect Payments

Payment gateways and financial service providers are squeezed between the need for security and the urge for user convenience. User-friendly authentication is the answer to this dilemma.

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Blog Post - Gaming
How Gaming Brands Can Enable Secure Engagement

Growing your market share and gamer engagement is intrinsically connected to securing accounts and transactions. 

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Privacy & Security
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Strong Authentication without Sacrificing User Experience

Once dismissed as irrelevant in the internet age, privacy is now demanded online. Brands must now recognize that they must ensure their customer’s data is secure during every step of their interaction, from user registration to purchase transactions and beyond. But even with multiple authentication options, many brands are reluctant to implement strong authentication in their customer interaction fearing possible negative effects on user experience. 

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5 Ways Dating Sites and Apps can Build Trust among Users

Matchmaking is perhaps the world’s oldest pastime — and now is full swing in the digital world. Led by millennials, online dating websites and apps are growing in popularity.

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Privacy & Security
How Messaging Apps Should Be Protecting Their Users - Blog Post
How Messaging Apps Should Be Protecting Their Users

Last month, the messaging app Whatsapp announced on its blog that it had surpassed 1 billion users. “That’s nearly one in seven people on Earth who use WhatsApp each month to stay in touch with their loved ones, their friends and their family,” the company wrote.

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Privacy & Security
The Security Panacea: Striking Balance with Usability - Blog Post
The Security Panacea: Striking Balance with Usability

To keep up in today’s competitive technology market, perfecting the user experience is a must; making added security measures a tough sell to leadership. We consistently see brands sacrifice security, adopting the attitude, ‘it won’t happen to me.’ But when it does (which it will), brands are unprepared and scrutinized for their lack of foresight.

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