One-third of attacks were successful even when victims had undergone security awareness training.
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Many organizations had been hit by at least one ransomware attack in the last 12 months. Find out why.
Sixty-eight percent of respondents to a Vanson Bourne survey report their company to be “very vulnerable” or “vulnerable” to attack.
Our ISOs are known for their award-winning customer service, making them the some of the best merchant service companies in the industry.
Payments professionals who suspect fraud is getting significantly worse were confirmed in their suspicions.
Report identifies top corporate challenges and potential solutions for 2017.
With 2017 here, it is important to take a look ahead at what the future holds for payments and what trends may continue to develop or emerge within the next year.
Survey finds despite escalating threats, few changes to security are planned in 2017.
A combination of better fraud-detection technologies and stronger consumer-authentication strategies is helping e-commerce merchants hold the line on fraud losses.
The PCI Security Standards Council is devising recommendations for protecting payment transactions on devices connected to the Internet of Things, a network with endpoints researchers say already number in the billions.
Attack highlights the “disruptive potential of coordinated hacking efforts” on American networks.
If the payments industry is expecting a sharp rise in online fraud, it can stop holding its breath.
With the proliferation of ransomware and phishing attacks disrupting business operations and costing thousands of dollars in losses, keeping your client’s networks and data secure is a top priority — and there are a number of security challenges you need to help businesses guard against.
In the past, hackers have most often gone after specific merchants when seeking cardholder information.
While 90 percent of big data users report they have seen a decline in security breaches, 49 percent of Federal agencies say cybersecurity compromises occur at least once a month as a result of an inability to fully analyze data.
According to Ponemon Institute’s Cost of Cyber Crime Study, in 2015 there was an average of 1.9 successful cyber-attacks on companies each week deriving from a variety of attack vectors, including malware, phishing, and stolen devices.
According to network security vendor Webroot, almost every bit of malware now is polymorphic, changing as it hits the network.
Downtime suffered by companies as a result of ransomware attacks can cost more than just the ransom demands, and the majority of MSPs and VARs are not recouping the time and money spent on wiping and restoring their computer systems.
Security breaches in the retail sector are a common occurrence due to the large amount of credit card information available to hackers accessing unprotected systems and networks.
The PCI Security Standards Council on Friday released version 3.2 of its Payment Application Data Security Standard, which sets rules for payment-processing software.
So far, online merchants are winning the battle against fraud, but the gains are coming at a high cost, according to the latest annual fraud study from CyberSource Corp.
There’s a new wave of possibility in online fraud prevention.
While the vast majority of corporate technology decision-makers anticipate tech spending to remain the same or increase for 2016, tech leaders say their current IT infrastructures rate only a “B Minus” grade and 65 percent report concern about disruption from technology innovation, according to an Insight Enterprises report.
Data breaches and fraud have been major issues within the payments industry for years.
As data breaches and other intrusions multiply, businesses that deal in sensitive data on a daily basis are scrambling to find the most effective means of protection possible.
Bill Lodes, new SVP of Strategy and Business Development at First American Payment Systems, was selected for a Q&A session with Business Solutions on the top payment trends ISVs should focus on and the challenges that continue with EMV adoption and PCI compliance.
Your merchant clients that rely on you as a trusted advisor are turning to you for advice as they upgrade their payment terminals to accept EMV chip cards.
The growth of data breaches and fraud has been a pressing issue within the payments industry for several years and many are concerned in regards to payment security.
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