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PaymentFeb 26, 2014 8:05 AM By Tim Parry
What did the major data breach at Target mean for the merchant’s bottom line? It meant fewer consumers shopping at the mass merchant, as well as a $17 million net expense related to the data breach investigation. Target announced Wednesday that sales for its U.S. segment in the fourth-quarter decreased 6.6%.
PaymentFeb 17, 2014 2:49 PM By Tim Parry
Is Bitcoin about to change the way we pay for goods and services on the Internet? Or is Bitcoin just another alternative payment method that comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb?
PaymentFeb 08, 2014 2:31 PM By Tim Parry
As buzz about Bitcoin continues to build, the question is often asked – will consumers embrace this alternative currency? A new nationwide survey conducted for TheStreet by GfK1 shows that consumers do not understand Bitcoin and have little interest in owning it.
PaymentFeb 07, 2014 3:47 PM By MCM Staff
As retailers increasingly look to mobile as a way to generate revenue, fraud threats are impacting merchants to the tune of $283 for every $100 of actual fraud losses through mobile devices.
PaymentFeb 07, 2014 6:07 AM By MCM Staff
What can businesses and retailers learn from Target security breach? Here are some of key takeaway tips from WatchGuard Technologies’ Director of Security Strategy and Research Corey Nachreiner.
PaymentFeb 01, 2014 2:45 PM By MCM Staff
TigerDirect says its the largest retailer to accept Bitcoin, a new form of digital currency, as payment.
PaymentJan 30, 2014 2:07 PM By Tim Parry
Adyen sees total mobile growth of 55% year-over-year. Tablets are the preferred device for high value payments. Retail sector sees 36% growth in transaction volume.
PaymentJan 27, 2014 4:19 PM By MCM Staff
New collaborative initiative builds upon retailers’ existing efforts and reflects deep commitment to protecting consumer data.
PaymentJan 27, 2014 11:37 AM By MCM Staff
Over 400 UK merchants have said that they do not want a repeat of the recent data breaches that have occurred in the US to occur in their country.
PaymentJan 27, 2014 11:21 AM By MCM Staff
SecureState, a management consulting firm specializing in information security, has developed a custom scanning tool that retailers can use to detect Black POS malware, and other similar strains. Black POS is the reported culprit behind recent retail data breaches, and is also known as KAPTOXA, a more advanced version of the original malware.
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