HMRC’s deadline for Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT may have slipped back to October 2019 for certain businesses, but its aim to be the “most digitally advanced tax administration in the world” has not changed.
“Biometrics” has been the buzzword on everyone’s lips within the payments industry this year, and an influx of pilot schemes has confirmed that the biometric revolution is no longer a distant fantasy, but rather a pressing reality.
Jumping straight into the top predictions for the security industry in 2019, below Reuven Harrison, CTO at Tufin, provides his thoughts on hacking, cybersecurity, and new technologies this year.
1. The changing face of the firewall
In recent years, Africa has shown that it is ready to advance into the new world; a world of bitcoin. Although the country isn't the most technologically advanced, the cryptocurrency industry is booming.