White Paper

Open Banking APIs Under PSD2:

Security Threats and Solutions

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The Revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2), requires FIs to provide communication interfaces to Third Party Providers (TPPs). These interfaces, generally referred to as APIs, allow TPPs to build innovative financial services on top of the services of the banks. However, FIs need to put emphasis on properly securing their APIs.

In this white paper, you will learn:

  • The security requirements for the communication interfaces as defined in the RTS
  • Security and privacy threats against the APIs
  • Solutions that can help you to protect your interface

In this white paper, you will learn: