Canadians are taking steps to protect themselves against fraud, according to a survey by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada. The group’s annual look at this issue found: 72% of Canadians shred their banking and credit card statements; 68% are very uncomfortable giving out personal or financial information through email; 61% are very uncomfortable giving […]
This week’s Vendorcom Secure Payments Special Interest Group (SIG) met to discuss P2Pe and it became clear that there are many ways to achieve a compliant outcome. My first impression was the large number of attendees at the SIG, 50+, only one of them was a Merchant. The rest were a mixed bag of Acquirers, […]
When data is exposed, it puts your customers and your reputation as a business at serious risk. EMV chip technology combined with PCI Security Standards offer a powerful combination for increasing card data security and reducing fraud.
According to Dell organisations are overlooking powerful new unknown threats. Read more here http://brianpennington.co.uk/2014/02/20/byod-cloud-and-the-internet-are-the-top-areas-of-concern-for-security-threats/
The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC), have announced that the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and the Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS) 3.0 are now available in nine languages. “It’s important that organizations around the globe have the resources they need to protect card data,” said Bob Russo, general manager, PCI Security […]
With the spate of cyber attackers on US retailers recently Coalfire’s European MD, Andrew Barratt considers how the attacks on retailers differ outside the US and what the potential impact of similar attacks is in a world where Chip and Pin technology is more widely deployed. Working in both the US and Europe gives us […]
A Dell global security survey reveals “the majority of IT leaders say they do not view these threats as top security concerns and are not prioritizing how to find and address them across the many points of origin”. Key findings of Dell’s research include: 37% ranked unknown threats as a top security concern in the […]