Why POS Attacks Happen

A POS, or Point-of-Sale system, is the device in stores where customers pay for goods. A POS has evolved from the simple cash register to a multifaceted terminal that can now record customer orders, process payment cards, connect to other systems in a network, and manage inventory. It is essentially a computer system with software and hardware, and is subject …

2020 Cyber Attacks Are Underway

According to several studies, it takes 197 days to detect a data breach. A Clark School study at the University of Maryland was one of the first to be able to quantify the near-constant rate of hacker attacks of computers with internet access – every 39 seconds on average, affecting one in three Americans every year. Do you want to …

Cybercrime Remains Robust and a Global Threat

According to the 2020 Official Annual Cybercrime Report by Cybersecurity Ventures, cybercrime is the greatest threat to every company in the world. Cyber theft is the fastest growing crime in the U.S. and according to the report, cybercrime damage costs could reach $6 trillion in 2021. Cyber attacks are increasing in size, sophistication, and cost, and nearly half of all …