Weaknesses in the secure socket layers protocol will require revisions to the PCI DSS — and upgrades to providers' encryption methods.
The National Retail Federation issued the following statement from President and CEO Matthew Shay on the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection held today at Stanford University:
The initiative is designed to mitigate the risk of a security breach through improved data management and protection.
The warning follows a US Department of Homeland Security alert about a critical software vulnerability that poses a serious risk to computer systems.
According to the company, the new TRIO Countertop is designed to address the fast growing market for EMV-compliant cashless payment readers.
Company partners with Beamm to provide merchants with a product that combines tablet POS software with cloud-based tools.
Criminals still stole more than 61 million customer records in 2014, despite taking off two of the biggest shopping days.
First Data will offer Verifone's Secure Commerce Architecture (SCA) to provide safer, streamlined transactions and expedite EMV integration in the United States.
James Hayes, division vice president of IT for Hancock Fabrics, estimates that EarthLink's multi-faceted solution will save Hancock Fabrics approximately 20 percent over their previous plan.
Partnership to provide a custom mobile POS solution to merchants through its sponsor bank's network of retail branches.
SALT Technology Inc. announced a new payment experience designed to bridge the gap between online, physical and mobile channels for customer checkout.
Having completed the first US Common AID-enabled EMV debit transaction with US merchants, Vantiv will begin production of Visa- and MasterCard-certified cards in January.
Armed with Clover Mobile, merchants can place orders, take secure payments, scan inventory, clock in employees, sync sales data with their accounting packages and generate marketing insights that can lead to stronger, enduring customer relationships, all with a portable, tablet-sized device.
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The company will work with public- and private-sector partners in an effort to educate merchants, policymakers, civic leaders and consumers about EMV.