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Category Archives: Wireless Technology Security

PCI Compliance – Protection Should be Free

the basics of security should not cost anything but the time needed to implement the necessary procedures and safeguards Continue reading

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Mobile Wallets and PCI Compliance

Don’t blindly trust your mobile wallet provider without first doing your due diligence Continue reading

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PCI Compliance Weak Link is Level 4 Merchants

97% of breaches were avoidable through simple or intermediate controls Continue reading

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PCI Compliance – What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

. What the customer isn’t told however is that the device does not comply with the PCI DSS (payment card industry data security standard) requirement regarding data encryption. Continue reading

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Not All Accessories are Created Equally

any reasonably skilled programmer can write an application that will “skim” or steal a consumer’s financial and personal information right off the card Continue reading

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Which SAQ is Right For You? Part II

If your business accepts credit cards, you are required to be PCI compliant. Continue reading

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Which SAQ is Right For You?

There are four versions of the PCI DSS to accommodate the variety of processing methods and processing environments Continue reading

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Maintaining Your PCI Compliance – Aiming at a Moving Target

criminal innovation continues to find new paths to circumvent even the tightest security systems Continue reading

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Weak Online Credentials Present Vulnerability to Data Breach – Prevention Tips

Simply reading and robotically following the PCI DSS goals many not be enough. Continue reading

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Exploitation of Weak Online Account Access Credentials on the Rise

industry partners have noted the rise of a classic fraud method in which the hacker takes advantage of weak online sign in credentials Continue reading

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