Insecure Remote Access: Top Risk for SMBs

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 10 Oct, 2017 in Small Business and Small Merchant Resources and Cyber Security Awareness Month and Infographic and QIR and Remote Access and Third Party Risk
Recent attack trends show that hackers are beginning to move their focus to smaller merchants that h... READ MORE

Infographic: 3 Payment Data Security Essentials SMBs Shouldn’t Ignore

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 3 Oct, 2017 in Small Merchant Resources and Small Business and Educational Resource and Infographic and Passwords and Patching and Remote Access
  Attacks on POS systems at brick-and-mortar businesses are on the rise, leading to costly payment d... READ MORE

Locking Up Remote Access

Posted by PCI Security Standards Council on 15 Sep, 2017 in Multi-Factor Authentication and Point of Sale (POS) and QIR and Remote Access and Small Business and Software and Third Party Risk
An analysis of account data compromises found that insecure remote access is the #1 point of entry f... READ MORE

Council CTO on Verizon’s Payment Security Report

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 31 Aug, 2017 in Small Merchant Resources and Small Business and Community Meetings and Compliance and BAU and QIR and Interview
Verizon recently released its 2017 Payment Security Report. In advance of the upcoming North America... READ MORE

Resource Guide: Defending Against Phishing Attacks

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 20 Jun, 2017 in Small Merchant Resources and Small Business and Educational Resource and Resource Guide and eCommerce and Phishing and Software
  Hackers use phishing and other social engineering methods to target organizations with legitimate-... READ MORE

Infographic: Protecting your Payment Data from Malware

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 10 Apr, 2017 in Small Merchant Resources and Small Business and Educational Resource and Infographic and Malware
  Hackers use malicious code called malware (also called viruses) to break into computer systems and... READ MORE

Resource Guide: Preventing Skimming Attacks

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 6 Mar, 2017 in Small Merchant Resources and Small Business and Educational Resource and Resource Guide and ATM Security and Point of Sale (POS) and Skimming
  “Skimming devices” sweep up your customers’ payment card data off the magnetic stripe when swiped ... READ MORE

Resource Guide: Defending Against Ransomware

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 6 Feb, 2017 in Small Merchant Resources and Small Business and Educational Resource and Resource Guide and eCommerce and Malware and Ransomware and Software
  Ransomware is the fastest growing malware threat. In a ransomware attack, criminals will infiltrat... READ MORE

Google Warns Users of Insecure Sites: What You Need to Know

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 25 Jan, 2017 in SIGs and eCommerce and Small Business and TLS/SSL
  By the end of January, Google will update its Chrome browser to warn users when a website that acc... READ MORE

Resource Guide: Tips to Protect Online Businesses from Cyberattack

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 3 Jan, 2017 in Small Merchant Resources and Small Business and Educational Resource and Resource Guide and Malware and eCommerce and Passwords and Patching
  Small and medium businesses are a growing target for cybercriminals. Using the internet, data thie... READ MORE

SMB Security Tips: Protect Your Business from the Internet

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 21 Dec, 2016 in Small Business and Small Merchant Resources and SMB Series and Breaches and Hackers
  Small and medium businesses around the world are increasingly at risk for payment data theft. Near... READ MORE

SMB Security Tips: Devalue Your Payment Card Data

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 21 Dec, 2016 in Small Business and Small Merchant Resources and SMB Series and Breaches and Hackers
  Small and medium businesses around the world are increasingly at risk for payment data theft. Near... READ MORE

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