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Travel agents - how to turn a PCI DSS headache to your advantage

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 PCI DSS compliance, Travel-Leisure

Travel agents - how to turn a PCI DSS headache to your advantage
While some travel agents will be dreading the arrival of new card payment rules in March, others will be looking forward to a business boost. So why all the smiles?

PCI DSS: What's the cost of doing nothing?

Wednesday, 14 February 2018 PCI DSS compliance

PCI DSS: What's the cost of doing nothing?
Most of us hate petty rules and red tape, and if there’s no penalty for non-compliance we tend to turn a blind eye. But is PCI DSS something that merchants can ignore — or does neglect come at a devastating price?

Travel agents: How to book your PCI DSS journey the easy way

Monday, 22 January 2018 PCI DSS compliance

Travel agents: How to book your PCI DSS journey the easy way
Travel agents are being forced to embark on a vital journey — to PCI DSS compliance. But the question is: Do you want a first-class experience or a risky, white-knuckle ride?

Travel agents: Why card payment rules could leave you out in the cold

Tuesday, 09 January 2018 PCI DSS compliance, Travel-Leisure

Travel agents: Why card payment rules could leave you out in the cold
A winter wind is howling through the travel industry — at exactly the time when travel agents want to be cashing in on summer bookings. So why the big chill?

Not yet convinced about PCI DSS compliance?

Thursday, 23 November 2017 PCI DSS compliance

Not yet convinced about PCI DSS compliance?
Recent survey commissioned by Eckoh and carried out by Contact Babel reveals some very interesting evidence that not all contact centres are complying with the PCI DSS.

Why what you say matters in contact centres

Monday, 30 October 2017 PCI DSS compliance

Why what you say matters in contact centres
Like so many things, the more we learn and evolve the more aspects emerge that reveal potentially dangerous or risky activities.

Seven global trends are combining to whip up a perfect security storm

Monday, 16 October 2017 PCI DSS compliance

Seven global trends are combining to whip up a perfect security storm
Why take secure payments more seriously today? After all, people have been paying for products using credit and debit cards for decades.

Top 10 facts about PCI Compliance that you need to know

Tuesday, 26 September 2017 PCI DSS compliance

Top 10 facts about PCI Compliance that you need to know
What do you need to prove you can handle card payments securely — a black belt, a Michelin star, an OBE or maybe even the Nobel prize for security? The correct answer is PCI DSS. But what does this security standard really mean?

Will crossing my fingers prevent CNP fraud?

Monday, 18 September 2017 PCI DSS compliance

Will crossing my fingers prevent CNP fraud?
What's stopping card-not-present (CNP) fraud from breaking out in your contact centre? Are you wearing a magical ring of invincibility, sporting those lucky socks or crossing your fingers? If you want real protection, then read on.

Why finance & banking face a new Wild West

Tuesday, 29 August 2017 PCI DSS compliance

Why finance & banking face a new Wild West
It's almost exactly 100 years since the last stagecoach robbery. Ever since, banks and thieves have been locked in a battle of wits. But today's tussles are being fought in a new Wild West — and the criminals often appear to be winning.

Seven reasons why customer service and secure payments are vital for energy suppliers

Monday, 07 August 2017 PCI DSS compliance, Utilities

Seven reasons why customer service and secure payments are vital for energy suppliers
Despite recent headlines over price increases and supposed consumer apathy, energy suppliers continue to install meters at quite a pace.

Retailers: Playing a high-risk game with customer trust?

Tuesday, 02 May 2017 PCI DSS compliance, Retail

Retailers: Playing a high-risk game with customer trust?
How would you feel if a trusted friend looked after your house for the weekend, only to leave the key under the doormat — and a passing thief ransacked your home? Unfortunately, there's a scenario playing out in the retail world that isn't so different.

Secure Payments Is a Breakthrough Moment for Web Chat

Wednesday, 08 February 2017 Omnichannel, PCI DSS compliance

Secure Payments Is a Breakthrough Moment for Web Chat
The advance of Live Chat as a customer contact channel seems unstoppable — and now it's just stepped up a gear with news that agents can take secure payments during sessions for the first time.

Why PCI DSS advice from a QSA is increasingly vital

Monday, 06 February 2017 PCI DSS compliance

Why PCI DSS advice from a QSA is increasingly vital
Achieving PCI compliance standards isn't a 'set and forget' activity like getting a car MoT. Just because you passed in November doesn't mean you're safe in February.

Holiday fraud — could it happen to you?

Tuesday, 17 January 2017 PCI DSS compliance, Travel-Leisure

Holiday fraud — could it happen to you?
Booked your summer holiday yet? February is one of the busiest months of the year for booking trips. But, despite making every effort to avoid getting scammed, some consumers could still end up falling victim to fraud — in a way they'd least expect.
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