The U.S. Fraud Forecast After EMV® Adoption


Counterfeit card fraud has been drastically reduced in countries that use more secure EMV technology. However, these countries also experienced fraud predominance shifting from one form to another following the introduction of chip cards.

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Data Breach Myths Debunked


We talk about data breach frequently on this blog. We feel it’s an important topic that needs to be taken seriously by everyone because we’re all potential victims — consumers and merchants alike.

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Dealing With Suspected Card Fraud at the POS


Credit card fraud is big buzz these days, and rightfully so, given the impact it has on businesses and customers alike. The best defense against it is a strong offense, which begins at the point of sale with a careful examination of the card.

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Card Brands Gear Up for Smartcards


The push is on at Visa®, MasterCard® and Discover® to educate consumers about so-called “smartcards” that are gradually making their way into American wallets, and to remind retailers about the October 2015 liability shift. Here’s what both target audiences need to know about the ongoing transition to EMV® technology.

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Security Alert: POODLE Vulnerability


POODLE (Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption) is a recently-identified vulnerability in SSL 3.0 (Secure Socket Layer) that could allow a hacker to extract data from secure online connections. POODLE has potential implications for the security of the encryption being used in credit card processing devices that could impact all merchants across all processors.

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