Faced with a rash of high profile data breaches, Barclays bank is launching a personal biometric reader for online banking security.
U.K. banks were slow to adopt mobile banking, and two of the largest banks, Barclays and HSBC, didn't deploy a mobile banking app until 2012, writes Stephen Walker, eBusiness and channel strategy analyst at Forrester Research.
A second set of arrests have been made, with eight suspects netted after criminals successfully made off with around £1.4 million from a Barclays bank branch in a daring bank heist.
Cybercriminals … (sniff) … they grow up so fast!
Barclays Wealth, the private banking unit of the London-based financial services firm, is using voice recognition to authenticate customers who dial its call centers.