Payment data security and compliance: Verizon 2017 Payment Security Report’s findings

The Verizon 2017 Payment Security Report examines payment security and compliance with the PCI DSS and examines compliance trends and security control failures from global, regional and industry perspectives. The report’s analysis of compliance patterns focusses on industry experiences from the retail, hospitality, IT and financial services sector. Read about the Verizon 2017 Payment Security Report […]

Cyber threat to payment industry demands multi-layer defence

Although the payment industry is targeted by relatively few cyber attackers, they are becoming increasing sophisticated, according to Ajay Bhalla, global security chief at Mastercard. Read why  Ajay Bhalla of Mastercard says that payment industry needs multi layered defence to counter cyber attacks on Computer Weekly.

Cyber-attacks made easy as nearly half of companies fail payment security

Almost half of companies around the world failed to comply with payment security regulations, risking their future ability to take card payments. Read about the new Verizon’s Payment Security Report which reveals that 45% of all companies assessed didn’t comply with the payment card industry rules on CBR Online.

Payment card security standard compliance and cyberattacks

With cybercrime on the increase, payment card security is increasingly a focus for companies and consumers alike. The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is there to help businesses that take card payments protect their payment systems from breaches and theft of cardholder data. Read the findings from the Verizon 2017 Payment Security […]

Risky business: Here’s why your payment system may be vulnerable to cyberattack

Read why Alison DeNisco says that payment system of retailers are still vulnerable to cyber attack on Tech Republic : As cybercrime rates continue to rise, firms must pay attention to payment card security to avoid a potential breach and the theft of cardholder data. Enter the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), which […]

Most organizations are not compliant to deal with cyberattack: Verizon 2017

The Verizon 2017 Payment Security Report demonstrates a clear link between payment card security standard compliance and the ability to defend against cyberattacks. Read about the new report by Verizon which reveals that none of the organisation analysed by it was fully compliant to payment card security standard on Economic Times.

Cyber attacks on online retailers double in a year as hackers try to steal shoppers’ details

The numbers of online shops hit by serious losses of customer data has doubled in the past year as hackers try to plunder retails sites for valuable personal details, a law firm has warned. Read why Jeremy Drew of RPC law firm says that retailers are high risk as hackers are doubling their attacks on Telegraph.

Survey: Consumers Concerned about Card Security Even as Fraud Rate Falls

Efforts by financial institutions to secure card payments and prevent fraud appear to be paying off, according to a recent survey commissioned by Transaction Network Services. Forty-six percent of Americans believed their payment data has been put at risk by a data breach, down from 60 percent in 2015. Read about the new report by […]

Survey: Consumers Concerned about Card Security Even as Fraud Rate Falls

Efforts by financial institutions to secure card payments and prevent fraud appear to be paying off, according to a recent survey commissioned by Transaction Network Services. Forty-six percent of Americans believed their payment data has been put at risk by a data breach, down from 60 percent in 2015. Read about the new report by Transaction […]

Thales: Data Breaches Start To Fall Yet 88% Of Retailers Still Consider Themselves Vulnerable To Data Threats

Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity and data security, announces the results of its 2017 Thales Data Threat Report, Retail Edition, issued in conjunction with analyst firm 451 Research. According to U.S. retail respondents, 52 percent have experienced a data breach in the past. Read about the new 2017 Thales Data Threat Report, […]