The body that oversees the tech behind chip-based payment cards plans to investigate chip-and-PIN security, following claims that the protocol has been broken.
A security company is warning that PIN terminals across the country are dangerously open to thieves wanting to steal your card details.
A flaw in the protocol underlying chip-and-PIN transactions allows an attacker to push through a purchase without a valid PIN.
Payment processor unveils new hardware that will read credit and debit cards that use the Chip and PIN system, which is more prevalent in Europe.
Those who want their browser to show Web sites' full addresses should be happy that Google put work on its "origin chip" on the back burner.
Dutch chipmaker NXP will provide the chips required to support the short-range wireless tech known near-field communications, according to the Financial Times.
Security is a constant cat-and-mouse game, and Google is promoting new algorithms that combine stronger security with faster performance to keep attackers at bay.
PayPal is set to change the way Australians make credit card payments, with a new system that does away with bulky terminals.
Bob DeRodes will take over as the company's top IT man after serving as a long-time IT adviser to the Department of Homeland Security.
Retired from production last fall, the iPad 4 could make an encore appearance as early as Tuesday.