VASCO to Host Anti-Fraud Banking Security Summit in Mexico
Top Banks, Regulators, and Financial Institutions to Participate in Workshops Covering Emerging Security Threats and How to Combat Rising Bank Fraud.
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO, June 3, 2014 - VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (Nasdaq: VDSI), a global leader in authentication, digital signatures, and identity management, announced that it is hosting an anti-fraud conference and workshop for the banking industry in Mexico on June 3, 2014 at The Hotel W in Mexico City.
All 5 of the largest banks in Mexico are participating in the one day event including BBVA Bancomer, Banamex, Banorte, Santander Mexico and HSBC Mexico.
Workshop sessions will feature presentations led by banking security experts and will cover topics including the newest cyber-attack methods being used against financial institutions, how to prevent Man-in-the-Middle and Man-in-the-Browser attacks, how to reduce the risks from social engineering, and a case study on Commerzbank.
The event will open with remarks from T. Kendall Hunt, VASCO Data Security Chairman and CEO. “Organized crime is increasingly targeting financial institutions in every region of the world with highly sophisticated methods of attack,” stated Mr. Hunt. “As the global leader in providing authentication solutions to financial institutions, we have a tremendous knowledgebase that we can share with the community to help protect them against fraud and financial loss.”
Interested parties should contact Cristina Perez at +32 2 609 9700 for information about registration and participation. The event web site is http://news.vasco.com/BRTMexico2014
VASCO is a leading supplier of strong authentication, digital signature, and identity management solutions specializing in securing web and mobile applications and online transactions. VASCO serves a customer base of approximately 10,000 organizations in more than 100 countries, and approximately 1,700 global financial institutions including many of the leading world’s leading banks. VASCO's primary markets are the financial industry, enterprise security, e-commerce and e-government.