Latest Card Security Code Stories

2011-06-29 10:30:00

CHESTER, England, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - UK consumers' average 'small transaction' is GBP6.34 for a debit card and GBP6.63 for a credit card - Latest figures reveal card spending on small purchases hits GBP810 million per week - Increase in contactless cards should see further amount of 'small transaction' spending The latest figures from the British Retail Consortium (BRC) indicate UK consumers are...

2011-04-28 00:00:28

ReversePhoneDirectory.com Warns of Companies Using a Sneaky Technique to Find a Way into Peoples’ Pocketbooks Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) April 27, 2011 ReversePhoneDirectory.com, a leading resource in reverse phone lookup and public records, issues a warning to the public about the latest invasion of privacy that intends to separate people from their hard-earned money, vishing.

2011-01-18 07:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CyberSource, a Visa Company (NYSE: V), today announced results from its annual surveys of eCommerce fraud in North America and the U.K.

2010-06-08 07:15:00

SUNRISE, Fla., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- With increasing concern over privacy of information online - especially in the wake of Facebook's recent policy changes - consumers and businesses alike are taking a closer look at not only privacy, but safety and security of online transactions. To date, much of the focus has been on consumers as the victims of credit card fraud.

2010-03-05 13:00:00

BALDWYN, Miss., March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hancock Fabrics (Pink Sheets: HKFI) disclosed today that PIN pad units at a limited number of Hancock Fabrics' stores were stolen and replaced with visually identical, but fraudulent PIN pad units during the August-September, 2009 timeframe.

2009-07-13 08:15:00

LONDON and BOGOTA, Colombia, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- CardSwitch Technology Limited and OpenCard S.A. recently signed a partnership agreement which will allow OpenCard(R) to market the CardSwitch payment security solutions. The CardSwitch system prevents fraud that results from card skimming.

2009-04-22 07:00:00

New filters and tools fortify small merchants in fight against eCommerce fraud LAS VEGAS, April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- 2009 ETA Annual Meeting & Expo -- CyberSource Corporation (Nasdaq: CYBS) today announced that its Authorize.Net small business solution will be releasing Advanced Fraud Detection Suite (AFDS), a robust, rules-based fraud detection system that allows online merchants to identify and handle suspicious transactions using multiple filters, tools and custom settings.

2009-03-19 08:00:00

New Survey Shows Consumers Avoiding Retailers Who May Not Protect Data WASHINGTON, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Visa Inc.

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