Retail

23 Sep
2015

Overcoming Major Data Security Challenges in Retail Petroleum Part 1

Part One of a Three Part Blog:  Understanding Data Security Challenges in the Retail Petroleum Industry Receiving, storing, and transmitting sensitive data presents challenges for every business. One of the riskiest datasets to handle is payment card data, as it is easy to steal, sell, and use for fraudulent purchases. Due

13 Aug
2015

A Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit Will Cripple Retailers

Recent federal court rulings are showing more favor for victims of data breaches, giving precedent to class-action lawsuits against the businesses who are breached. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit recently ruled that victims of data stolen during a security breach at Neiman Marcus stores have standing—a

10 Jun
2015

Retailers Beware: You Have a Target On Your Back

Banks are working hard to change every policy they have for fraud prevention to reduce their losses. It starts later this year with the EMV deadline for merchants. At that time banks officially push fraud liability directly onto the merchant if the merchant is found to be out of PCI