Otto de Jong from ING Netherlands and chair of the EAST Expert Group on All Terminal Fraud (EGAF) attended and presented at the ‘MasterCard Global Risk Leadership Conference – Europe’ in Albufeira, Portugal.  The focus of the event was the sharing of knowledge and best practices on key payment security issues, vulnerabilities, and innovative techniques to mitigate fraud.

On 26 September Otto de Jong (second from right in picture), together with representatives from MasterCard and MacAfee, gave a presentation on Cybersecurity Research Leadership and Cyber Attack Methods.  In his talk he gave an overview of EAST and covered rising card fraud threats from the perspective of the industry (ATM and POS terminal).

The Conference, which ran from 25 to 28 September 2017, was attended by stakeholders from the card payments industry in Europe (Issuers , Acquirers and Vendors).