posts tagged as PCI


A Proactive Approach to Mitigating Retail Cyber Threats

In response to the rise of ecommerce and dominance of pure play e-tailers, many retailers are racing toward digital transformation as they seek to retain market share. But with increased digital opportunity comes new digital threats... read more


10 Years of Payment Security

When considering the vast amount of consumer data housed by companies in the hospitality, restaurants and retail industries, it comes as little surprise that they are highly-targeted among hackers. read more


By Dennis Hoyt | November 13, 2015

Understanding Electronic Payments: Post-EMV Follow-up

Change can be challenging, and especially so when it requires an entire industry to shift its behavior. This has been the case for the retail sector with the new EMV requirement and its October 1 liability shift date. Now, 45 days since... read more


By Dennis Hoyt | June 09, 2015

Understanding the Electronic Payments Alphabet Part Three: Mobile Technology and Devices

Earlier this year, we discussed Europay MasterCard Visa (EMV), the new method for issuing and accepting face-to-face card transactions that aims to reduce card fraud. In the third and final part of this electronic payment technology... read more


By Dennis Hoyt | February 03, 2015

Understanding the Electronic Payments Alphabet Part Two: The Impending EMV Deadline

Last month, in part one of my series on electronic payment technologies, I briefly discussed Europay, MasterCard and Visa (EMV), the new method for issuing and accepting face-to-face card transactions that aims to reduce credit card... read more


By Dennis Hoyt | January 06, 2015

EMV, NFC, AAPL and MCX: Understanding the Electronic Payments Alphabet

This year has brought a surge in interest around electronic paymentsboth from retailers and consumers. With Apples rollout of Apple Pay earlier this fall, these technologies were suddenly launched into the public spotlight, prompting... read more