Consumers looking to be their own fraud protection advocates


Nearly two-thirds of American consumers say they would use a service that sends them an email or text when suspicious activity occurs on their payment card.


Is the palm reader in the ATM industry's future?

Chip-based palm biometrics are shaping up as the next gen of strong authentication.            

Identity theft ring targeted banks

In what is considered "the largest identity theft takedown in U.S. history," 111 individuals were indicted for "stealing the personal credit information of thousands of unwitting American and European consumers and costing individuals, financial institutions and retail businesses more than...

Would you use a biometric solution to authorise a transaction at an ATM?

In a website research poll conducted by the European ATM Security Team (EAST) from July to September 2010 73% of the respondents would not use the technology, or were cautious about it.  Once your biometric data information is taken and stored, how secure is it?  Does the risk of such data compromise outweigh the benefits of ease of use?

ATM functions that make money

ATMs cross the kiosk space, build revenue and renew vitality.

The future of the industry

Is the future in increased or streamlined ATM functionality?

New tech at Self Service Expo

New York's Self-Service Expo highlights the ‘nexts' in self-service tech.

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Wausau, Cummins Allison partner on scanner solution for cash and check capture

Integrating JetScan iFX check and currency scanners from Cummins Allison with Deposit 24/7 from Wausau yields a more streamlined solution, the companies say.

Feig debuts new retrofit contactless reader

Feig Electronics USA of Tucker, Ga., has announced the release of the company's second EMV contactless reader.

US Bank gives mobile photo billpay a shot

U.S. Bank announced in December that it was partnering with San Diego-based Mitek to bring a remote capture billpay solution to its customers.

Toshiba enters banknote recognition market with new CISM

Toshiba Corp. has announced its entry into the linear image-sensor market for banknote recognition applications, starting with a contact image-sensor module.

Caixa bank of Brazil deploys fingerprint sensors in ATMs

Lumidigm, an Albequerque, N.M.-based provider of biometric ID technology, announced today that it is providing fingerprint sensors for ATMs operated by Brazil's second largest state-owned bank, Caixa. Diebold Inc.

Vantiv selects Ingenico as POS provider for FI partners

Payment processor Vantiv Inc. has chosen POS device-maker Ingenico as an equipment provider to its partners.

Celent gives ProfitStars a star rating

Celent LLC, a Boston-based research and advisory firm, has recognized ProfitStars as the leading provider of remote deposit capture (RDC) and branch image capture solutions, according to ProfitStars, a division of Jack Henry & Associates.Remote deposit capture is an electronic...

Diebold's Integrated Services and ImageWay check imaging solution experience growth

ORLANDO, Fla. - As part of its ongoing strategy to identify ways to help financial institutions realize cost savings and streamline operations, Diebold Inc.

Wincor Nixdorf announces new generation of check- and cash-deposit modules

PADERBORN, Germany — It is now even easier to input checks and banknotes into ATMs, according to a news release from Wincor Nixdorf. The new generation of Wincor Nixdorf's check- and cash-deposit modules can now do more than accept bulk deposits of up to 50 checks or 50 banknotes.

Hacker gets nabbed for selling helpful hints about using ATM skimmers

SC Magazine: A Turkish hacker known as "Chao" has been arrested by the FBI for his underground forum, DarkMarket, for which Chao produced his own training videos for the use of ATM skimmers, researchers revealed this week at the RSA...

WAUSAU certifies Epson scanner for first product in Remote Corporate Capture suite

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Epson, a supplier of value-added banking and payment solutions, announced that WAUSAU Financial Systems, a premier provider of payment processing solutions for financial institutions and corporate customers, has certified the Epson CaptureOne check scanner for its...

BLOG: B of A image ATM causing trouble

Hartford (Conn.) Courant: Maybe it's just George Gombossy's luck, but for the fourth time in a row he's had trouble with a new imaging ATM at Bank of America — this time on Farmington Avenue in Hartford, Conn. It took three tries before the ATM accepted his check for deposit.

KICTeam unveils new check scanner cleaning card

AUBURN, ME — KICTeam, manufacturer of cleaning cards, has developed the Waffletechnology Cleaning Card for Epson's CaptureOne Check Scanner.   According to a news release, the cleaning card provides CaptureOne customers with a way to clean all of the scanner's parts, including the transport, track, MICR head and scanner glass.

CTS expands presence in North American check-scanning market

BURLINGTON, Mass. — CTS North America, provider of cash and check solutions for tellers, back offices, self-service systems and retail point-of-sale counters, is expanding its sales and marketing presence in North American. According to a news release, CTS North America...

Commerce Bank upgrades ATM fleet for Check 21

Springfield Business Journal: Customers of Commerce Bank are experiencing the latest in ATM-deposit technology with the bank's rollout of its new fleet of Diebold Inc. Opteva ATMs. Commerce has upgraded its entire fleet of 402 ATMs in a five-state region.

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