27 January, 2011
The Implications of handling Credit Card Data
Credit card fraud has always been a major cause for concern for the Card Brands (VISA, Mastercard, American Express, etc); with fraud figures running into billions per annum who can blame them!!
Credit card details are stolen from credit card holders in all sorts of situations; at restaurants, hotels, retail outlets, etc. However, when a database full of credit card data is stolen, then it becomes a real issue as the numbers immediately run into thousands. With...