By Alex Rolfe on October 24, 2014
European merchants need to pay more attention to securing electronic payments, warns the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC), in a stark warning over cyber attack.
This was one of the key messages at the recent Annual European Community Meeting in
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Cyber crime costs UK economy £6.8 billion
Berlin, Germany of the PCI SSC, which administers the industrys data security standard (PCI DSS).
Cyber criminals have intensified the attack on US merchants as they move to the more secure Chip and PIN system based on theEMV standard already widely used in Europe, said Jeremy King, European director of the PCI SSC.
However, this does not mean that European merchants .....
By Alex Rolfe on July 12, 2016
Card fraud rates are on the rise in many parts of the world despite the widespread adoption of fraud analytics solutions by financial institutions and retailers, along with EMV in most countries, according to a new global from ACI Worldwide and Aite Group.
The report 2016 Global Consumer Card Fraud Where Card Fraud Is Coming From surveyed overCurrent Total Card Fraud Rates by Country 6,000 consumers across 20 countries. It reveals nearly thirty percent of global consumers have experienced card fraud in the past five years, .....
BLUETOWER - 8 janvier 2017
EXCEL est un outil ou une technologie que vous refusez dabandonner, car il est confortable, bien connu, quasi gratuit et fonctionne assez bien. Mais en réalité, Excel ressemble à une ancienne moto des années 70, à la vieille batterie de cuisine de grand-mère ou bien au vieux téléphone que vous refusez de mettre à niveau.
Utiliser une technologie archaïque est tout simplement une occasion perdue pour être plus efficace. Quand vient le temps de mener un audit PCI-DSS .....
Polish banks are frantically scanning their workstations and servers while checking logs in the search of signs of infection after some of them noticed unusual network activity and unauthorised files on key machines within their networks. This is by far the most serious information security incident we have seen in Poland.
It has been a busy week in SOCs all over polish financial sector. At least a few of polish ....
December 3, 2016 (Mainichi Japan)
TOKYO (Kyodo) -- Japanese cosmetics maker Shiseido Co. said Friday that the online store run by subsidiary IPSA Co. has suffered illegal access and that personal information on about 420,000 customers may have leaked as a result.
The data included the customers' names and addresses, but credit card information on up to around 56,000 of the customers may also have leaked, Shiseido said, adding the company has already reported the case to police and ...