Payment card and personal information of approximately 1.4 million Viator.com customers may have been compromised in a breach that was confirmed late last Friday.
Contactless payments actually have the same level of protection as chip and PIN payment cards, but don’t require the user to enter a PIN number.
Apple has announced that the two-step verification option for iCloud accounts now also extends to iCloud backups, preventing attackers who know the target's password from installing the target's backup on a new device and, thusly, from accessing the information contained in it.
By now, you might have heard that there has been a leak of a nearly 5 million username and password combinations associated with Google accounts.
Apple has built a payment system by first rolling out the “second factor”—the biometric Touch ID—and then by rolling out the first factor: the payment application and API.