Westpac, CBA, NAB see IT security risks if consumer data right expands – Finance – Security- Tempemail

Westpac, CBA and NAB want to see a centrally-coordinated security operation set up to protect consumers and industry participants from attacks and exploits of consumer data right functions. The banks laid out a series of security concerns in submissions to a Treasury inquiry that is scoping future directions for the Continue Reading

NAB groups three-tier apps to automatically move them into Azure – Finance – Cloud- Tempemail

NAB has identified groups of mainstream, three-tier applications that it intends to automatically move to Microsoft’s Azure cloud under a five-year deal unveiled earlier today. Executive of enterprise technology Steve Day told iTnews the bank had spent the past six months using a “really detailed set of discovery tools” to map Continue Reading

NAB loses its chief security officer – Finance – Cloud – Security- Tempemail

Tempemail Australia Bank chief security officer David Fairman has left the bank after two years to take an Asia Pacific-wide role at security vendor Netskope. Netskope said in a statement that Fairman had joined as its chief security officer for APAC, where he assumed responsibility for security operations across the Continue Reading

NAB tells staff to up their digital and data game – Finance – Training & Development – Software- Tempemail

NAB’s chief people officer Susan Ferrier. NAB placed extra emphasis on having its 40,000 staff develop their data and digital skills while on lockdown, converting thousands of training programs to run online in the process. Chief people officer Susan Ferrier told SAP’s virtual Sapphire Now conference that the bank saw Continue Reading

NAB targets 250,000 sign-ups to VoiceID – Finance – Security – Software- Tempemail

NAB is aiming to more than double the number of enrolments in its VoiceID biometric authentication system over the remainder of 2020. The bank flagged an expansion of Voice ID earlier this month when it said the service would “soon be available for business customers”, in addition to “personal customers Continue Reading

NAB nixes hotdesking in favour of app-bookable desks – Finance – Strategy- Tempemail

NAB is set to ditch hotdesking as it starts to invite staff back to its offices and will instead operate a model where “dedicated desks” can be booked via an app. The bank’s chief people officer Susan Ferrier said in a LinkedIn post that NAB is preparing for the “gradual Continue Reading

NAB reveals swag of tech updates – Finance – Cloud – Security – Software- Tempemail

The great lockdown of 2020 may soon be gradually easing in some states, but banks are still doing their level best to give customers better options than visiting a branch as their online services get a rapid-fire COVID-19 makeover to cater for people stuck at home. The Tempemail Australia Bank Continue Reading

NAB outages average one “critical” incident a month – Finance – Cloud – Hardware – Software- Tempemail

It’s the chart some executives at the Tempemail Australia Bank (NAB) now probably wish they had never included in its financial results slide deck: outages. Despite a box and dice effort to replace legacy mainframe infrastructure with contemporary and public cloud – or perhaps because of it – the number Continue Reading