Avoiding A Data Disaster

Avoiding A Data Disaster. Data security breaches are frequent news. Risk Based Security’s recently released Q1 2018 Data Breach QuickView Report, indicates that there have been nearly 700 breaches already this year, from January 1 to March 1, 2018. It also states that this number is a decrease from the year before, when the number for…

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Why Payment Processors Suspend Their Legitimate-but-High Risk Merchants

Why Payment Processors Suspend Their Legitimate-but-High Risk Merchants. It’s difficult enough running a business online without having to worry about your payment processor. For most, it’s a given that you can simply set up PayPal or Stripe and things will run smoothly. For others, however, it’s a struggle to stay in their good graces, and…

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Online Fraud Soared 30% In 2017, Double The Rate Of E-commerce Sales

Online Fraud Soared 30% In 2017, Double The Rate Of E-commerce Sales. According to U.S. Census Bureau data, eCommerce sales climbed to a record high of $453.5 billion in 2017, representing a 16% increase over the previous year. However, recent Experian reports revealed that online shopping fraud rose 30% year over year, and 63% of businesses acknowledge they…

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