MasterCard InsecureCode and Unverified by Visa – A Disaster Waiting to Happen

There’s a plague of ill-conceived security initiatives currently infecting the internet.  At the spearhead of this plague we find the world’s two biggest card operators, Visa and MasterCard.  Within the last couple of years both have introduced new measures to verify the identity of people making online purchases.  These were supposed to help make transactions […]