The common perception of cloud security is wrong. Here’s why the payments sector should trust cloud service providers.
Big data is one of the most exciting technological trends to hit the payments market, but first, merchants must conquer the security of it.
Use of mobile payment apps is rising steadily despite security concerns. What are the biggest challenges for merchants and how can they solve them?
In today’s security climate, a completely secure defense against malware is infeasible, but following a few best practices can help make the expense of breaking into a system and installing malware more trouble than it’s worth for criminals
In an era when the corporate world sees a high-profile data breach almost every week and smaller incidents basically every day, it’s incredibly important that merchants ensure that their data stays secure.
Despite the proliferation of technological advancements impacting enterprise environments, some processes have yet to be met with innovations. This is surprising in industries where improvements are being made everyday in regard to products, services and procedures. So, while sales teams, marketing associates and C-level executives get to make use of new tools and technology, retailers …
Merchants must prepare for another wave of payment industry trends.
Chip-and-PIN is often touted as the solution to the vulnerabilities of swiping magnetic strips at the point of sale. Though already common outside of North America, as the system has continued its rocky roll-out in the United States, many have doubts that EMV will eradicate fraud – and the system has vulnerabilities of its own.
Merchants using SAP for their electronic payment systems need to secure their networks and keep customer data safe – or it could cost them.
Here are five facts that all merchants and retailers should understand before they start developing cybersecurity protocols, procuring payment processing solutions and deploying data protection tools.