Hackers infiltrated Conor O'Neill's credit card processing system to make off with an unknown number of debit and credit card numbers.
The murky mobile payment PCI certification waters got a whole lot clearer last week thanks to new guidelines released from the PCI Security Standards Council. HT offers the full recap of the Council's newest position on mobile payments, plus insight on how to determine if your application is eligible for PA-DSS certification.
Popeye's franchisee, Sailormen Inc., is leveraging U.are.U Fingerprint Readers from DigitalPersona to help slash register shrink and buddy punching.
The two-hundred-unit restaurant chain has implemented Radiant's Aloha and hardware across many locations in 2011 to drive efficiency and increase customer convenience.
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In-restaurant mobile payment system, created in conjunction with PayPal, allows customers visiting the 370-unit UK chain the ability to pay for meals, view menus and more.
In addition to the launch of the Starbucks for Android app, the company will also roll out mobile payment capabilities to 1,000 Safeway locations, extending its mobile payment reach to 9,000 stores.
It is believed that Lafrance Hospitality's credit and debit system was breached electronically beginning in February.
While hospitality operators have made significant strides in PCI compliance over the last few years, long-term compliance still poses a major challenge for many. HT taps PCI experts and operators to identify how ongoing cardholder security can be achieved via education, vendor partnerships, monitoring best practices and more.
Senate votes to let the Federal Reserve curb the fees that merchants pay financial institutions when a customer swipes a debit card.