Tablet POS and the Changing Payments Landscape

Traditionally, mobile point of sale (mPOS) solutions were aimed at micro-merchants and smaller business with limited resources. These businesses needed a payment acceptance option that was not only cost effective but gave them the mobility to do business outside of a brick and mortar location.

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VIDEO: Industry Expert on Payment Security & PCI

Payments security is top of mind for most merchants in the U.S. But what’s new? What should merchants be aware of about payment security? What do merchants need to know about PCI and their latest security standards? We caught up with Dr. Robert Martin, Chief Technology Officer at Ingenico Group to shed some light into payment security related issues that all merchants should know including new PCI requirements. 

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What do new PCI DSS SAQ changes mean?

This is a guest post from the PCI Security Standards Council. It was originally published on the PCI Perspectives Blog as an interview with PCI SSC Senior Director of Data Security Standards, Emma Sutcliffe.

Self-Assessment Questionnaires (SAQ) are forms used by eligible organizations to report the results of a PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) self-assessment. Earlier this year, the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) issued revised SAQs for use with PCI DSS version 3.2. In this Q&A with PCI SSC Senior Director of Data Security Standards Emma Sutcliffe, we look at what merchants need to know about new updates to the SAQs.

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