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The security-compliance risks of home-working

One year after the first lockdown, almost half of businesses plan tocontinue allowing team members to work at home full-time and 82% will probably allow one day a week, according to Gartner [1]. In future, offering flexible work patterns could be...

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Working from home? No, you can't keep card details on a Post-IT!

Our data privacy and security laws were drafted with traditional offices and computers in mind, but even before the ink was dry on the GDPR documents, the data landscape was changing.

More firms and organisations are outsourcing their live data...

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What the twelve requirements of PCI DSS compliance ask of your business

Card fraud is damaging for everyone; for customers who have to negotiate getting their stolen money recompensated, the merchants who suffer financial and reputational damage following a data breach, and even society at large, when profits made by these...

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Why you should care about PCI DSS compliance

If your business or organisation takes payment by card or handles customers' financial information, you need to make sure that you are PCI DSS compliant. It doesn't matter if you head up a worldwide retail giant or are a sole trader with strictly local...

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Taking card details over the phone: how to keep your customers data safe

It's an unfortunate fact that with the increasingly digitised nature of today's trading environment, there is also the constant spectre of threat from cyber criminals looking to capitalise on your customers' valuable personal data, with the number of...

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What you need to know about MOTO payments

When you're looking to start trading online, or perhaps expanding into home delivery or other services, it's vital that you understand how different types of payment could affect your business. Some payment types are categorized as card-not-present (CNP)...

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Why Taking Card Payments Can Help to Grow Your Business

In today's trading environment, being able to accept cards for payment can be a great asset to your business, no matter how small your enterprise may be.Since the Covid-19 pandemic, digitisation has become a crucial factor for ensuring that businesses...

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Achieving PCI Compliance with a remote workforce

A business has to place a lot of trust in employees who work remotely and take credit card payments over the telephone. The customers may be unaware that they are working from home and if they do, this could add to their uncertainty regarding providing...

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How to regain trust after a data breach

Any business can suffer a data breach. Despite what you may think, they don’t only affect large organisations. Its how you proactively react to very real threats of fraud that will determine how to regain trust after a data breach. Once trust is broken...

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