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More Than 575 Million U.S. Payment Cards to Feature Chip Security in 2015

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 Nine of the country’s largest payment card issuers who participate in the Payments Security task force estimate that they will have issued more than 575 million chip-enabled payment cards by the end of 2015. 

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MasterCard Extends Zero-Liability on Cards to ATM, PIN-Based Transactions

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Following several data breaches at U.S. companies, MasterCard Inc, the second-largest debit and credit card company in the world, is extending its zero-liability policy for cardholders in the United States to include all PIN-based and ATM transactions.

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Survey Says Card Fraud Biggest Security Concern for U.S. Consumers

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Credit and debit card fraud tops Americans' security concerns in 2014, against a recent backdrop of major retail and banking security breaches, according to the 2014 Unisys Security Index.

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Visa CEO Calls For Better Payment Security

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Visa CEO Charlie Scharf is pushing for advances in payment technology and security.

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Massive Data Theft in South Korea Highlights Financial Cybersecurity Weakness

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The theft of information linked to 80 million South Korean credit cards, including salaries, monthly card usage, credit rating and card numbers, has sparked widespread public concern, as cardholders rush to bank branches and overload call centers and service websites to see if their information as stolen.

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Cards Stolen in Target Breach Flood Underground Markets

Incident Impacts Sales at Retailer
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Payment card information stolen from a recent breach at Target stores has already begun appearing for sale on underweb marketplaces for between $20 and $100 per card.

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18 Charged in Massive Credit Card Fraud Scheme

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$200 million-worth in automobiles, electronics and gold was purchased on some 25,000 fraudulent credit cards in an 18-person crime ring, prosecutors allege.

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Video Forensics Catches Alleged Crook

Unhappy Meal Served at McDonalds in Employee Card Skimming

Lucky Customer Break Helps Too
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After a tip from police and a customer, restaurant manager reviews security video and determines an employee was using a skimming device on customer credit cards.

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U.S., Mexico Top Rankings of Most Credit Card Fraud

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Forty-four percent of card users in Mexico report credit card fraud, while 42 percent of U.S. consumers report the same.

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Crime Continued for More Than a Year

Global Payments Breach Reportedly Worse Than Expected

Was There a Coverup?
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Security breach at credit card processing company Global Payments may have gone on for months.

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ASIS 2013 Product Preview

ASIS International 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits, September 24-27 in Chicago, Illinois, will include an exhibit hall packed with innovative security solutions. Here are some of the products that will be shown at ASIS this year.


Virtualization and Data Center Security: What You Need to Know for 2014

Data centers are increasingly becoming the center of the enterprise, and data center and cyber security is following the same path for security departments. According to Justin Flynn, a consultant at the Burwood Group, the virtualization of data centers allows enterprises to scale more easily and faster, with a smaller footprint.

However, hosting enterprise data in the cloud can make intrusion detection more difficult – how can enterprise security leaders team up with other departments to keep aware of cyber risks and traffic, and physical and data compliance during the virtual transition? How can CISOs and CSOs discuss cyber threats with the C-Suite to get the resources they need? And how can the proper infrastructure test and verify possible malicious attacks? 

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Security Magazine

September 2014

2014 September

In the September issue of Security Magazine, find out who this year's most influential people are in the security industry are. Also, take a peek at the technology products that ASIS 2014 will be showcasing at the upcoming event. Read about the lessons learned from security at the World Cup, find out why tactical medical training is a must for your enterprise and how Atlanta increased security by sharing surveillance.
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CompTIA Security+ Certification Study Guide
CompTIA's Security+ certification is a globally-recognized, vendor neutral exam that has helped over 60,000 IT professionals reach further and higher in their careers. The current Security+ exam (SY0-201) focuses more on being able to deal with security issues rather than just identifying them.
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