SecurityBrief Asia - Technology news for CISOs & cybersecurity decision-makers

PayPal stories

Story image
Akamai research finds PayPal security measures utilised in new phishing scam
Mon 18 Jul 2022
#
phishing
#
cybersecurity
#
commerce systems
New research from Akamai has found that a new threat actor is parasitising benign WordPress sites to execute an extensive PayPal phishing scam.
Story image
The fintech fraud epidemic: Banks aren’t getting worse, fraudsters are just getting better
Fri 4 Mar 2022
#
fintech
#
cybersecurity
#
commerce systems
Fintech fraud is growing rapidly. As society becomes increasingly reliant on technology, the unfortunate truth of the matter is it also becomes more vulnerable to cybercrime.
Story image
PayPal deepens partnership with Google Cloud to support growth
Wed 19 May 2021
#
cloud
#
hyperscale
#
public cloud
Under this expanded relationship, Google Cloud will provide both infrastructure and analytics capabilities to support PayPal’s growth, helping the company process transactional data at huge scale.
Story image
Microsoft, Facebook and PayPal most impersonated brands during phishing attacks
Thu 11 Feb 2021
#
microsoft
#
phishing
#
commerce systems
Microsoft has maintained its position as the brand most often found in phishing emails, followed by Facebook and PayPal.
Story image
PPRO accelerates growth in APAC with new addition to leadership team
Thu 28 Nov 2019
#
martech
#
commerce systems
#
payment gateways
"Phua's appointment marks the strategic importance of the Asia Pacific region to the company."
Story image
PayPal phishing scam uses 'safety' features to trick people
Fri 26 Jul 2019
#
phishing
#
cybersecurity
#
commerce systems
These scams use safety features to steal victims’ confidential data, and are ‘brandjacking’ trusted names in the industry to conduct their attacks.
Story image
Melbourne-headquartered ISV startup secures $US5.5 million in Series A funding round
Tue 24 Apr 2018
#
payment gateways
#
commerce systems
#
startup
Bluedot innovation, a location services company, says the funding will allow them to double their headcount in Melbourne and San Francisco.
Story image
PayPal teams up with WooCommerce and Xero to deliver online business toolkit
Tue 2 May 2017
#
commerce systems
#
accounting systems
#
payment gateways
Business in a Box gives small businesses tools to design and manage an online store, accept payments, and get an overview of the business’ cash flow.
Story image
Phishing scammers target PayPal in very well crafted attack, Proofpoint finds
Tue 7 Feb 2017
#
phishing
#
commerce systems
#
email security
Scammers are finding increasingly cunning ways to capitalise on the reach and popularity of the world’s global brands. This time PayPal is the target.
Story image
Aussie businesses & consumers at odds about mobile payment tech
Wed 21 Sep 2016
#
martech
#
commerce systems
#
payment gateways
Australian businesses aren't matching customer expectations when it comes to mobile transactions, a new study from PayPal Australia has found.
Story image
Xero and Paypal join forces to speed up payday
Thu 18 Aug 2016
#
accounting systems
#
commerce systems
#
it automation
"Sometimes it feels like you have to go above and beyond to get your invoices paid,"
Story image
Reckon forms tactical partnership with PayPal
Mon 11 Jul 2016
#
accounting systems
#
commerce systems
#
payment gateways
Reckon has teamed up with digital payments company PayPal to unlock payment options for SMEs.
Story image
Kim Dotcom's Mega deal falls through
Wed 6 May 2015
#
commerce systems
#
payment gateways
#
paypal
"The share sale deed entered into between TRS and the Mega shareholders will terminate, and the proposed acquisition of Mega will not proceed."
Story image
PayPal stops processing Mega payments; NZX listing still on
Mon 2 Mar 2015
#
encryption
#
commerce systems
#
payment gateways
PayPal has ceased processing payments for Mega, the storage and encryption firm looking to join the New Zealand stock market via a reverse listing.
Story image
Massive cyber attack sends eBay into disarray
Thu 22 May 2014
#
cybersecurity
#
commerce systems
#
payment gateways
eBay is asking users to change their passwords because of a cyberattack that compromised a database containing encrypted passwords and other non-financial data.
Story image
Drury drives Xero's US expansion with Microsoft, HP and Paypal stalwarts
Thu 13 Feb 2014
#
microsoft
#
accounting systems
#
commerce systems
Xero Limited has bolstered its Board and US management team with the appointment of a new Board Chairman, adding a further US based Director, and esta
Story image
PayPal cuts over 500 jobs
Wed 31 Oct 2012
#
project management
#
commerce systems
#
payment gateways
Electronics payment company enforces layoffs as part of an effort to streamline the business.
Story image
Tech startups sought for accelerator program
Tue 13 Mar 2012
#
microsoft
#
commerce systems
#
payment gateways
Mentoring, cash and bonuses from Microsoft, PayPal and others available for up to 10 SMBs.
Story image
Banking blockade stumps WikiLeaks
Thu 27 Oct 2011
#
commerce systems
#
payment gateways
#
paypal
Document publishing site struggling for cash as payment facilitators continue to refuse service.
Story image
Rumour: Next Xbox 360 dashboard update to add PayPal support
Wed 11 May 2011
#
microsoft
#
gaming
#
commerce systems
In the wake of the PlayStation Network debacle, a rumoured Xbox 360 dashboard update could see Microsoft offer Xbox LIVE users another payment method.
© 2022 Techday, All rights reserved. Hosted on Plan B's Cloud Services. DMARC protection by PowerDMARC.