/Tag:Privacy

Hackers don’t have control over your webcam, so don’t give them any money

By Guido Ronchetti (CTO @XTN) In the last months, a new scam scheme was out in the net: cybercriminals trying to extort money threatening the release of X rated videos to victim's contacts. Yesterday I was targeted by this attack, and I've found it very well designed, reminding me of a delirious Black Mirror’s episode, and [...]

July 27th, 2018|

PSD2 and GDPR: how can XTN guarantee compliance to both standards?

The Payment Services Directive (PSD2) and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): two new regulations that have brought fundamental changes to the banking and fintech sector in the EU this year. GDPR emphasizes individuals’ rights to protect their personal data, while PSD2 is aimed at improving payment security, reducing fraud and making customer account information [...]

June 19th, 2018|

Smartphone: An Extension Of Ourselves

Every smartphone knows more about us, than what we know about it. It’s able to know where users have been, thanks to the GPS data, with whom and for how long, the birthdays of all acquaintances. Also, smartphones are in constant contact with the bank details, the company account, data relating to health, the payment [...]

June 30th, 2016|