Despite increasing numbers of data breaches and the theft and loss of more than 2 billion data records worldwide since 2013, organizations continue to believe perimeter security technologies are effective for data protection.
A lot has been said about multi-factor authentication, and it can add quite a bit of security to a system.
Signature Systems, the PoS system vendor that has been named as the likely point of origin of the Jimmy Johnís payment data breach, has confirmed that the attacker(s) gained access to a user name and password the company used to remotely access POS systems.
Payment card and personal information of approximately 1.4 million Viator.com customers may have been compromised in a breach that was confirmed late last Friday.
Contactless payments actually have the same level of protection as chip and PIN payment cards, but donít require the user to enter a PIN number.