Tagged: Credit card

EMV

What You Need To Know About EMV

What is EMV? EMV, Europay, Mastercard and Visa, is a credit card with a small chip that more securely validates transactions than the traditional magnetic strip cards.  Your bank has probably made the switch...

Make More Money And Secure Your Website With This Cyber Monday Special

If you want to increase your conversion rates you’ve got to establish trust with potential customers as quickly as possible. Eight in ten online shoppers said they won’t shop at a site they don’t trust....

The Importance of Being PCI Compliant

Understanding what it means to be PCI compliant is the first step towards becoming compliant. Merchants need to understand what protocols are necessary and why they should consider becoming PCI compliant. It’s quite likely...

Michaels Store Next In Series Of POS System Security Breaches

I saw an incredibly depressing tweet yesterday. A man quoted his eighty year old grandma saying, “I’ll sure be happy when it’s my time to die. The world is falling apart with all of...

Target Breach Way Worse Than They Thought

  The massive Target breach that took place over the holiday shopping season was apparently way bigger than the corporation thought. The U.S. company issued a statement on Friday that they have found that...

Trust Guard In The News: Company Believes They Hold Solution To Prevent Target-Style Hacking

Ogden, Utah (PRBuzz.com) January 6, 2014 — Imagine a world where you can shop both online and in stores like Target without being afraid that someone is going to drain your savings and destroy your...

1 In 7 Shoppers Had Their Information Stolen At Target And So You’re Probably A Victim Too

We’ve been covering the Target security breach since news of it first broke over a week ago. Customers are demanding action from Target and even credit card companies are sending out notices on their...

The Target Credit Card Hack: Prevent This From Happening To You

Over 40 Million credit cards were compromised in one of the largest credit card data thefts of all time. If you shopped in Target stores between Thanksgiving and December 15th it’s very possible that...

Anger Rises Over Target Data Breach

Data from 40 MILLION credit cards were stolen from Target stores between November 27th and December 15th and customers are angry. Customers who made purchases by swiping their cards at its U.S. stores between Nov....

Are You A Victim? 40 MILLION Credit Card Numbers Stolen From Target This Month Are Being Sold On The Black Market

Between November 27th and December 15th Target suffered a security breach and 40 million credit cards and debit cards were stolen and are reportedly being sold on the black market. This is the second...