Credit cards containing EMV (Europay MasterCard Visa) chips have finally been adopted in the United States in an effort to reduce credit card fraud. There are numerous advantages in this chip technology versus the traditional magnetic stripe credit cards. The retail industry is a prime beneficiary. Below are some facts Read More
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Editor’s Note: The following article provides an excellent narrative regarding the ongoing concerns associated with credit card skimming. As retailers and companies issuing credit cards in the United States continue to move forward with chip-and-pin and/or chip-and-signature technology, many of the issues associated with credit card skimming may be resolved. Read More
Arlington, VA – The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) will testify Tuesday at the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade hearing, “What are the Elements of Sound Data Breach Legislation.” In his testimony, Brian Dodge, Executive Vice President at RILA, will focus on retailers’ priority of supporting a strong Read More
Technology will give fraudsters an edge in 2015, but it will also provide new tools for organizations and investigators, according to three experts from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) who were asked for their top fraud predictions for 2015.
The experts weighed in on digital currencies, information security and Read More