Daily Archives: February 8, 2018

The Future of B2B Card Payments: Virtual, Enabled, Automated

The Future of B2B Card Payments: Virtual, Enabled, Automated

Phoning in credit card payments is an exception to the traditional AP workflows … and introduces the opportunity for some partial automation, since you can do batch processing for single…

PoS Malware Steals Credit Card Data via DNS Requests

PoS Malware Steals Credit Card Data via DNS Requests

These observations are important because most recently-detected strains of PoS malware are highly complex pieces of code, usually working in the computer’s memory to avoid the detection…

New POS Malware Steals Data via DNS Traffic

New POS Malware Steals Data via DNS Traffic

However, malware like UDPoS suggests that criminals still see an opportunity to steal data from POS systems. For instance, Trend Micro last year reported on MajikPOS, a POS malware family…

Will Litecoin Beat Bitcoin as the Transaction Tool of Choice?

Will Litecoin Beat Bitcoin as the Transaction Tool of Choice?

News broke Tuesday that Aliant Payment Systems, a U.S. based provider of merchant services and credit card processing, would begin offering … Pay with Litecoin at restaurants, bars, gas…

Merchants Find Savings on Transaction Processing Costs

Merchants Find Savings on Transaction Processing Costs

Most retailers, especially small businesses, can save money on card processing fees (interchange … Members of Mercator Advisory Group’s Debit and Alternative Products, Credit, and Emerging Technologies Advisory…

Unsecured Credit Cards for Bad Credit

Unsecured Credit Cards for Bad Credit

… cards for bad credit often charge a processing fee that serves to open your account and lets you access your credit. This is something you won’t find…