Content about Encryption

January 27, 2014

Secure data vault provider CertainStore is rolling out of a cybersecurity solution utilizing its proprietary micro-encryption/micro-tokenization technology to prevent the re-occurrence of recent malicious attacks on customer data.

April 22, 2013

By Nish Bhalla, Security Compass

January 11, 2012

In response to Columbia Sportswear Co.’s desire to reduce its PCI scope for its retail locations by minimizing or eliminating the need to store any payment data on its network environment, payment processing and security vendors, Equinox Payments Voltage Security, and Merchant Link have collaborated to create a reliable, cloud-based payment solution to protect sensitive point-of-sale payment data.

November 23, 2011

By Todd Feinman, Identity Finder

November 23, 2011

By Todd Feinman, Identity Finder

April 13, 2011

In 2011, retailers are challenged with understanding the Payment Council Industry’s (PCI) version 2.0 of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and the Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS). Version 2.0 was published in October 2010 and effective Jan. 1, 2011. Retailers have until the end of 2011 to become fully compliant, allowing time to understand and implement the new requirements, and provide feedback to the council. Chain Store Age spoke with Brad Fick, president, Direct Source, about PCI compliance and the new standards.


March 19, 2010

According to VeriSign Global Security Consulting Services, the leading reason why companies fail their PCI assessment is the failure to protect cardholder data.

September 30, 2008

The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) is expected to release version...

April 30, 2008

There is no end in sight, and there never will be—not when it comes...

November 30, 2007

MicroStrategy Inc.: MicroStrategy Inc., McLean, Va., introduced the Micro-Strategy Integrity Manager, a solution that tests...

November 30, 2007

To comply with the Payment Card Industry’s (PCI) security standards for wireless environments, the Navy...

November 15, 2007

New York, It...

November 15, 2007

New York, It...

September 24, 2007

Framingham, Mass., Hackers...

August 31, 2007

As more clients use credit and loyalty cards during their salon visits, Regis Salons...

August 30, 2007

As more clients use credit and loyalty cards during their salon visits, Regis Salons is...

February 28, 2007

Less than 60 seconds—that’s how long it took me to discover I could be a...

January 31, 2007

In search of faster throughput and more customer satisfaction at the front end, the Spartan...

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