Hackers Are Using Leaked NSA Tools To Target Networks

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The UPnProxy vulnerability that was used more than a year ago as a National Security Agency (NSA) hacking tool is still going unpatched by hundreds of thousands of computers. Security & Fraud hacking tools News NSA routers security & fraud What's Hot

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HSBC Readies Blockchain FX Tool For Corporates

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Now, the bank is reportedly planning to allow its own corporate customers to use its blockchain tool. HSBC is increasingly relying on blockchain technology to facilitate its foreign exchange trading services, reports in Financial Times said Monday (Jan.

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Bank Of America Rolls Out Digital Tool For Entrepreneurs

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It also offers access to real-time advice in one tool with new functionality. The company said that with the tool, the bank aims to be the one-stop shop for business owners to manage all of their finances and grow their enterprises. Bank of America announced on Wednesday (Feb.

Barclays Offers Small Firms Mobile eInvoicing Tool

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8) said Barclays now allows small and medium-sized businesses to access a mobile eInvoicing tool, including invoice generation and submission. Barclays is rolling out an electronic invoicing solution for its U.K. small business customers. Reports in Verdict on Thursday (Nov.

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CoverWallet Expands SMB InsurTech Tool To Brokers

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Its platform allows users to quickly benchmark average insurance premiums that small businesses pay based on location size and industry, a useful tool to third-party brokers that have traditionally relied on paper-based and manual processes to provide quotes to their SMBs.

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6 Best Recruiting Tools Of 2018 [Infographic]

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According to SourceCon’s State Of Sourcing Survey, increased hiring volume coupled with stagnant recruiter headcount means the most important trend to learn and understand for recruiters are tools and technology. Recruiting tool #1: AI for screening.

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Facebook’s Oculus On Virtual Reality As An Enterprise Tool

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While it may be too early to say that virtual reality is an essential tool for business, it might be time to stop saying that the technology is only in the future. VR as an Enterprise Tool. VR as a Tool for the Retail Experience.

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How Workforce Tools Keep Productions On Track

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These companies are now using workforce spend management tools like corporate cards and reconciliation services to ensure both deadlines and client expectations are met. Spend Tools To Meet Tight Deadlines. As the old show-business saying goes, “The show must go on.”

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Accenture Debuts SynOps Automation Tool To Reallocate Human Talent

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Corporate consulting company Accenture is debuting its SynOps enterprise automation technology five years in the making, a tool that reports said could accelerate some organizations’ shift away from human capital or re-allocate human talent to more strategic roles.

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CFPB Debuts Consumer Credit Card Risk Management Tool

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15) the launch of Consumer Credit Trends, a web-based tool to help consumers monitor developments in consumer lending and to ascertain potential future risks. In a press release, the CFPB said the beta version of the tool encompasses the mortgage, credit card, auto loan and student loan markets. Our Consumer Credit Trends tool can chart the state of consumer markets,” said CFPB Director Richard Cordray in the press release announcing the beta launch of the new web-based tool.

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Chime, Common Cents Launch New Consumer Tool

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Today , Duke University’s financial research lab, Common Cents, partnered with Chime to launch a new tool, BankFeeFinder.com, to help consumers discover hidden bank fees. The new tool seeks to help make consumers aware of their finances so that they can get a better sense of where their money is going. Common Cents’ founder and behavioral economics professor, Dan Ariely, commented on this new tool launch and shared what the research lab hopes to accomplish in today’s release.

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Revolut Rolls Out Its Savings Tool, Vaults

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British challenger bank Revolut is rolling out a new savings tool, which will allow app users to save their spare change, the bank announced today.

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Mooncard Lands VC For Corporate Card, Expense Management Tools

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Mooncard, a France-based FinTech that provides businesses with payments cards and expense management solutions, has announced $5.7 million in fundraising led by Raise Ventures, Aglaé Ventures and angel investors, reports said Tuesday (Jan.

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Plaid Introduces New SDK Tool

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Fintech company Plaid, which offers APIs to fintech companies that enables them to develop apps, is now offering a new tool that lets enterprise developers do the same.

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Upgrading The Sharing Economy With Disbursement Tools

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For the millions of American households that remained on the “nice” list during 2017, the holiday season often meant receiving mounds of new gifts. But sometimes staying on the “nice” list means receiving holiday gifts that are well-meaning, but miss the mark.

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Bloomberg, Shell Design Treasury Tool To Centralize FX Management

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The tool interconnects Shell’s central treasury office to its 718 operating units to manage foreign exchange (FX) risk and volatility with its more than 200 bank partners.

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Amazon’s New eCommerce Tool to Boost Sellers

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Retail Amazon ecommerce ecommerce tool OverGrowth sellersAs more consumer buying patterns shift to the online world, retailers are also zeroing in on eCommerce. Through the use of combined in-store and eCommerce strategies, many retailers are staying afloat. However, that doesn’t mean the strictly online selling world doesn’t come encounter struggles. A new company looking to make a dent in the eCommerce landscape and alleviate online sellers’ woes is Amazon seller software OverGrowth.

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Nordea Launches Open Banking Tool For Corporate Clients

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In an announcement this week, the company said its API-enabled Instant Reporting tool has launched, linking Nordea to third-party solutions that allow corporate users to gain real-time access to financial data across systems.

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Rydoo Integrates T&E Tools Into Uber

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Rydoo, the mobile T&E app resulting from a collaboration between Sodexo, Xpenditure and iAlbatros, is integrating its expense management capabilities with Uber. A press release Monday (Sept. 10) said Rydoo is linking into Uber for Business to streamline corporate travelers’ reimbursement and expense reporting processes. Rydoo is focused on meeting our customers’ expectations by offering global solutions,” said Rydoo CEO Sébastien Marchon in a statement. “At

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BNP Launches Digital Investment Advisory Tool

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BNP Paribas Wealth Management is testing a new mobile investment advisory tool, myAdvisory, the company said yesterday. The app offers investment advice, except instead of using robos – like the SigFigs of the world – the advice is written entirely by humans.

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How Digital Disbursements Tools Are Changing Low-Dollar Lending

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Using Digital Tools To Improve Financial Health. As Americans increasingly turn to their mobile devices to instantly pay through peer-to-peer (P2P) services like Venmo and Zelle, the act of writing a check or heading to the ATM for quick cash is becoming a thing of the past.

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Stripe Targets Startups Businesses With Billing Tool

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The tool, which is designed to work with those companies creating subscription models, will allow such businesses to manage their own reoccurring revenue and invoicing right from the Stripe platform, focused on smaller […].

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Hireology, BambooHR Combine Small Business HR Tools

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Two small business software providers are integrating their solutions to streamline the process of hiring and managing employees. In an announcement Monday (Aug. 27), hiring and talent management solutions provider Hireology said it struck a partnership with BambooHR, a human resources firm for SMBs. Together, their solutions will help small businesses manage hiring new talent and the maintenance of those new hires without manual data entry between the two platforms.

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Watson Tools Are Coming to Fintech Developers

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IBM’s cognitive platform is opening up its doors to financial services developers. The company today announced the launch of IBM Cloud for Financial Services, which will give fintechs and large FIs access to IBM APIs and data in order to ­­­­­­­­­­­­build apps quickly and at scale.

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BofA Launches Budgeting Tool, Updates App

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Bank of America unveiled a money management and financial education tool for mobile and online banking users this morning. Saving is trendy. Consequently, it’s becoming increasingly hard to keep track of all the budgeting and money management startups out there.

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The 20 Most Popular Business Intelligence Tools

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The post The 20 Most Popular Business Intelligence Tools appeared first on Dataconomy. BI & Analytics Data Science Technology & IT Business Analytics Business Intelligence Business Intelligence Tools

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LiveRamp Unveils Omnichannel Marketing Tool

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Targeting the right customer at the right time is the key strategy for those in the retail advertising and marketing sectors. With today’s advanced technology, that capability is more streamlined than in the past. To help pinpoint customers and their preferred tastes, omnichannel identity resolution company LiveRamp announced its launch of its people-based targeting search for marketing onto its IdentityLink platform, using Google Customer Match.

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R3 Puts Blockchain KYC Tool To The Test With French Treasurers

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Patent and Trademark Office, one of which was related to a blockchain tool to streamline KYC processes. Blockchain company R3 is putting its Know Your Customer (KYC) solution to the test with dozens of French companies and corporate treasurers, according to BTC Manager reports Wednesday (Dec.

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Plastiq Lands Funding For Tool Broadening SMBs’ Use Of Cards

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The tool also helps companies pay bills that typically aren’t paid via cards, such as rental payments. FinTech startup Plastiq has announced a $27 million venture capital funding round for its solution that lets businesses and consumers make payments with their payment cards, regardless of if cards are accepted. Investors at Kleiner Perkins led the Series C funding round, according to a press release issued by Plastiq on Monday (Nov. 19), while DST Global also participated.

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Startup Finspace Launches Novel Banking Infrastructure Tool

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EXCLUSIVE – It is not everyday that a new tool for banking at the infrastructure level is introduced, but that is exactly what Finspace has unveiled today.

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Amazon Uses Its Machine Learning Tools for Lending

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When talking about machine learning algorithms, Amazon definitely comes to mind. The e-commerce giant has (arguably) the most sophisticated ML toolset around that is uses for drone deliveries, online tailors, or its AWS offering.

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Visa ‘Hackathon’ Produces A Digital Payment Tool For Small Businesses

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The 65 local app developers, business owners and entrepreneurs who took part competed to design digital tools that would “help small business owners address day-to-day financial elements of running a small business, such as access to business solutions, optimizing cash flow, building and accessing business credit and making payments efficiently,” according to Visa. Its name is Hermyz.

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Blockchain-Powered Escrow Tools To Empower Freelancers And Content Creators

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StratusCore recently added an escrow solution to its platform to ensure freelance content creators are quickly compensated, offering them access to software solutions like visual effects tools from providers like Adobe and Autodesk for a monthly fee. Successful relationships rely on trust.

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MoneyLion Wants to Help Americans Save With New Investment Tool

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EXCLUSIVE- PFM app MoneyLion today launched an investment tool called MoneyLion Plus, that aims to help the average American save money. How do you save money? How do you invest? A lot of people don’t,” Tim Hong, MoneyLion chief marketing officer told Bank Innovation.

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Treasury Tools, 20 Years On

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Between treasury management, accounting, invoicing, cash management and all the other money tools corporates have access to today, it’s a wonder CFOs can keep their heads on straight. Making matters even more complex is the need for this accounts payable automation system to work with that ERP system or for that cash management software to integrate into this data analytics tools.

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PEX CEO: Why Gig Workers Need Spend Management Tools

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PEX, founded by Grant in 2006, offers software-as-a-service workforce tools designed for businesses not typically served by enterprise SaaS spend management solutions. Having a corporately funded tool available takes a lot of risks and pain out of the mix for both the worker and the production management company.”. If you really know the music industry , you know that many tour managers and accountants are barely a half-step removed from the glory days of the abacus.

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Stripe Launches Custom Analytics Tool for Businesses

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Earlier today at Stripe Sessions, a conference for Stripe users, the company announced the launching of Sigma, a powerful analytics tool powered by SQL. The analytics tool is designed for SMBs and startups without access to financial analytics platforms. Customers can leverage the tool to make pivotal decisions that could affect the strategy and long-term direction of the business. Users who are interested in the service can get a preview of the tool through a free trial.

BBVA Launches Spanish Social Media Payment Tools

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BBVA has launched a new bot that allows Spanish customers to access financial information via Facebook and Telegram, as well as a tool for making payments from WhatsApp. The new CashUp tool lets customers registered to the Bizum payment service instantly send money to any contact without leaving their chat, no matter whether they are within WhatsApp, Telegram, Hangouts, Messenger or another messaging app.

Pinterest Takes On Facebook With Event Planning Tools

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Pinterest has launched new collaboration tools to allow users to plan parties and projects on the site. Last month, the company said that it plans to offer a promoted video tool, which allows marketers to gain more real estate than the platform’s typical grid-style layout. In addition, Pinterest is expanding its Shopping Ads tool to reach hundreds of marketers and advertisers.

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Fax Machines: A Hacker’s Latest Tool

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New research shows that one office machine can cause serious security issues — and it’s not the computer. Believe it or not, the fax machine could potentially allow an attacker to steal sensitive files through a company’s network, using just a phone line and a fax number. According to a CNBC report , researchers at Check Point Software Technologies “showed how they were able to exploit security flaws in a Hewlett Packard all-in-one printer.”

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Google To Offer New Online Account Security Tools

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Aiming to protect users from hackers and political operatives, Google is gearing up to enhance its online security tools.

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PaySimple Embeds Payments, Cash Management Tools For In-Field Technicians

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The firm announced it is integrating its payments processing capabilities, PaySimple AppConnect, into Profit Rhino, a mobile sales tool and pricing service platform for in-the-field service providers like home services and repairs. Payments and commerce company PaySimple announced its latest integration into a third-party service provider.

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OnTheClock Links Into Thomson Reuters’ Payroll Tool

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Employee attendance management software provider OnTheClock is integrating its solution into Thomson Reuters’ payroll solutions. A press release Friday (Aug. 31) said OnTheClock is connecting with the Thomson Reuters Accounting CS Payroll platform, offering employers a way to manage both employee scheduling and payroll within the same platform. OnTheClock enables companies to automate calculation of overtime hours, tips and commissions.

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