16 May 2017
What is screen-scraping? Anyone interested in electronic payments should know that technology can provide ‘direct access’ to your bank accounts. It is a technology that only has been available for a number of years and one that still is surrounded by many risks and unknowns. Who is responsible when something goes wrong? Is this access really secure? What about your privacy as an account holder?
Cyber-security and privacy are issues that need to be addressed. After all, client expect their bank to protect their personal data.
This video explains what screen-scraping is and makes clear the potential risks.
EBF PRESS RELEASE, 16 May 2017: EBF asks Commission to support ban on screen scraping