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Retail Sector: The bull’s eye for cyber criminals: PoS Systems

March 28, 2018 -- PoS Systems as a bull’s eye for cyber criminalsRyan Wilk, VP at NuData, wrote a report syndicated yesterday by Retail Sector disclosing that many companies have suffered indignities through their PoS systems, and the belief that the trend will continue.[quote]Neutralizing the credit card information after a breach is another way to combat fraudulent transactions. Restaurants, retailers, and other companies offering services in the card-not-present (CNP) channel need to identify customers by means that don’t rely on

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PaymentsJournal: The Bull’s Eye for Cybercriminals: PoS Systems

March 20, 2018 -- PoS Systems as a Bull's Eye for CybercriminalsRyan Wilk, VP at NuData, wrote a report issued yesterday by PaymentsJournal disclosing that companies, including the recent attack on Applebee's, have suffered the same indignities through their PoS systems, and the trend will continue. [quote]Neutralizing the credit card information after a breach is another way to combat fraudulent transactions. Restaurants, retailers, and other companies offering services in the card-not-present (CNP) channel need to identify customers by means that

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ITSP Magazine: Two Is Usually Better Than One, But With 2FA It Might Not Be

March 4, 2018 -- Two Is Usually Better Than One, But With 2FA It Might Not BeRobert Capps, VP at NuData, wrote a report issued yesterday by ITSP Magazine, explaining details about a mobile malware known as FakeBank, which was discovered by security researchers from Trend Micro. The new malware has been embedded in several SMS/MMS management software apps and is designed to steal banking information and funds. [quote]A layered defense that includes passive biometrics and behavioral analytics can review

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PaymentsJournal: PII: The Impact of Exposure

February 15, 2018 -- PII: The Impact of ExposureRobert Capps, VP at NuData, wrote a report issued yesterday by PaymentsJournal, outlining the importance of protecting personally identifiable information, and the secondary measures to protect an account after PII has been compromised.[quote]It is now incumbent on online businesses, as well as consumers, to incorporate as many best practices as possible to secure individual identity and to fight fraudulent transactions. Consumers should use unique, strong passwords on all sites, and change them

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PaymentsSource: It’s time for static ID to go away for good

January 17, 2018 -- It's time for static ID to go away for good Robert Capps, VP at NuData, wrote a report issued yesterday by PaymentsSource, regarding the failure of traditional PII (Personally Identifying Information). [quote]Half of all adults in the U.S. have had their personal information stolen, opening the door for hackers to open lines of credit in someone else’s name, or to steal money, products and services. [/quote] For the complete article, go here.

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