The fast-food chain Wendy’s yesterday confirmed that 1,025 locations — nearly 20 percent of U.S. stores — were part of a major data breach that ran for up to several months in which cyber criminals infected card terminals with malware to steal debit and credit card data.
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ABA — through its Corporation for American Banking subsidiary — announced today that it has endorsed Rippleshot’s automated card compromise detection platform.
ABA and several other trade groups wrote to House leaders yesterday in support of H.R. 5496, introduced by Rep. Randy Neugebauer (R-Texas) to repeal the interchange fee price controls imposed by the Durbin amendment.
Visa today announced the launch of Quick Chip for EMV, a technology enhancement designed to speed up EMV card authorizations to two seconds or less and allow shoppers to dip and withdraw their cards instantly — just as they do with magstripe cards.
Six months after the EMV card fraud liability shift, more than four in 10 retailers have not updated terminals in any of their stores, and an additional quarter of retailers have completed updates of less than half of their terminals, according to a survey by the website CardHub.
ABA today filed its fourth and final comment letter in response to the decennial EGRPRA regulatory burden review that the federal banking agencies must conduct. The letter addressed several issues that ABA identified through collaboration with banks of all sizes and from across the country.
Nearly all U.S. adults are aware of EMV transition, while 7 in 10 already have a chip card in their wallet.
Adoption of EMV chip technology among both retailers and consumers grew exponentially in 2015, according to new data from Visa.
Voters are twice as likely to say that retailers, not financial institutions, are responsible for protecting customers’ payment data.