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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

29 May
2015

Card-Not-Present Fraud on The Rise – Finance Industry On Notice

Card-Not-Present Fraud on The Rise – Finance Industry On Notice Card-not-present fraud is expected to hit $6.4 Billion by 2018. While EMV chip and pin cards, with their immediate authentication, use a great technology for card-present transactions, consider that the technology is over 20 years old and is just being

29 Oct
2014

Can You Afford A Data Breach?

Can You Afford A Data Breach? Companies, and the industry overall, want to associate a dollar amount to a data breach.  It’s a benchmark on how bad the data breach was in terms that all organizations can understand, the almighty dollar.  The Ponemon Institute, an independent breach research organization, calculates

24 Sep
2014

EMV Adoption – Card Not Present Fraud is Going to Skyrocket

EMV Adoption – Card Not Present Fraud is Going to Skyrocket As more and more businesses across the United States adopt EMV chip and pin , there is one arena not being discussed, Card Not Present (CNP) fraud. The actual chip provides no security when the card is not present for the

10 Sep
2014

Why is your Data Being Held Hostage? TokenEx Offers Risk Free Tokenization Release

Why is your Data Being Held Hostage? TokenEx Offers Risk Free Data Release Tokenization as a service is the new hot buzzword in data security. Chase, Apple, Visa, MasterCard, and a few others are currently offering tokenization or have plans to release the service in the upcoming months. What is

25 Aug
2014

How To Choose The Best Data Protection Program

How To Choose The Best Data Protection Program For Your Company After this recent rash of malicious hacks that compromised millions of people’s financial security and right to privacy, every organization should not only be on high alert, but they should be paying more attention to their current data security

13 Aug
2014

Serendipity is Not an Adequate Data Security Solution

Serendipity is Not an Adequate Data Security Solution The merry-go-round of data breaches continues across industries as both Weber State University and Seattle University are the latest victims of a data breach. Over 1200 students were exposed as a result of the breach at WSU, while Seattle University notified the