Putting Security First – Tips for Merchants to Protect Data

Markiyan Malko | VIEW PROFILE

May 29, 2013

Tips for Merchants to Protect Data

Regardless of the size of your business, you are susceptible to fraud and data breaches and responsible to protect your customers’ data while complying with PCI DSS (PCI Council Data Security Standards). While many business owners feel that their business is too small to be...

Entry Point: Where is Your Point of Sale System Vulnerable?

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

May 2, 2013

Entry Point: Where is Your Point of Sale System Vulnerable?

In 2012, the Retail Industry made up 45% of data breach investigations. This is the highest percentage in retail history, and a 15% increase over 2011. While many business owners may feel that their business is too small to be concerned about a data breach, according to Visa's...

PCI Compliance: It’s Required and We’re Here to Help

David McSweeney | VIEW PROFILE

May 2, 2013

PCI Compliance

PCI Compliance continues to raise questions for a large number of merchants across the U.S., especially smaller, independent merchants. Am I required to be in compliance with PCI DSS? How do I go about getting compliant or demonstrating that I am compliant? Is there a resource...

15 Years in Payments with CEO Henry Helgeson

Dan Dufault | VIEW PROFILE

March 13, 2013

15 Years in Payments

As Merchant Warehouse celebrates its 15th anniversary, I sat down with our co-founder and CEO Henry Helgeson to gain his perspective on the payments industry, how it has evolved since the company’s inception in 1998 and where it’s headed.   Me: Henry, how would you...

Mobile Payments Security

Henry Helgeson | VIEW PROFILE

November 27, 2012

Mobile Payments Security

As the mobile payments’ media spotlight shines on who will ‘win’ the digital wallet race or when near-field communication (NFC) will evolve to a mainstream technology, another critical topic is security and how digital wallets work to protect consumer data. Interestingly enough...

PCI Compliance: Helping SMB Merchants Cross the Chasm

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

November 12, 2012

PCI Compliance Whitepaper

Security awareness and activity gaps persist between brick-and-mortar and ecommerce merchants. The Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance and security experts at ControlScan working with Merchant Warehouse have undertaken an annual survey measuring Level 4 merchants’ engagement...

A Tale of Two Merchants

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

November 1, 2012

ControlScan and Merchant Warehouse

Data Security Awareness, Activity Gaps Persist Between Brick-and-Mortar and Ecommerce New research from ControlScan and Merchant Warehouse underscores the urgent need to better educate and support Level 4 merchants’ PCI compliance efforts       ...

The Fourth Annual Survey of Level 4 Merchant PCI Compliance Trends

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

November 1, 2012

ControlScan and Merchant Warehouse

Security awareness and activity gaps persist between brick-and-mortar and ecommerce merchants. Since 2009, the Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance and security experts at ControlScan have undertaken an annual survey measuring Level 4 merchants’ engagement with the PCI Data...

Inside PCI Compliance – What You Need to Know

Markiyan Malko | VIEW PROFILE

September 12, 2012

PCI Compliance

The compliance standards for the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, or PCI DSS, are a set of rules that any merchant, bank, financial institution or any other entity that transmits, processes or stores sensitive cardholder data must follow. PCI DSS compliance...

The Future is Customer Engagement

Henry Helgeson | VIEW PROFILE

June 12, 2012

Genius Customer Engagement Platform

This is a very exciting time in the industry. There is an onslaught of new entries to the marketplace and, while emerging payment types including mobile wallets, NFC, EMV, and QR codes have not reached mass adoption, there is a major paradigm shift on the horizon. In fact,...