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point-of-sale terminals


Target confirms malware used on point-of-sale terminals

During an interview with CNBC, retailer's CEO defends four-day delay in notifying customers of security breach as necessary for the investigation and preparation for consumer reaction.

By January 12, 2014


Verizon zeroes in on point-of-sale, app attacks in data breaches

Hotels, retailers, and restaurants really need to lock down their point-of-sale systems, but don't have to sweat Web app attacks as much as financial services companies do.

By April 22, 2014


Apple Pay growth slows as challengers rev up

People continue to sign up for iPhone maker's mobile payments service, but at a slower clip, research shows. Meanwhile, megabank JPMorgan Chase is prepping a system of its own.

By October 27, 2015


Samsung Pay lands on Verizon

Verizon customers can finally start using Samsung's mobile payments service, which works in almost all stores.

By October 21, 2015


Samsung Pay: What you need to know (FAQ)

Samsung Pay is now available in the US. Here's how it works and what you need to use the mobile payment system.

By September 28, 2015


New credit cards aim to protect consumers, banks from hackers

A chip implanted in new cards is designed to stop cybercrime. Starting Thursday, stores that haven't upgraded their card-reading terminals will be on the hook for fraudulent charges.

By September 30, 2015


Your identity is sold for $1 in the Dark Web

If you or your company is a victim of a cyberattack, where does this stolen data go, and to what purpose?

By September 23, 2015


Schooling Vietnam: How tech companies are training the next wave of workers

For Road Trip 2015, CNET travels to Vietnam to explore how its citizens are beefing up their technical know-how for the digital age.

By July 22, 2015


Major security flaw may affect 600M Samsung smartphones

Flaw in pre-installed keyboard software could allow hackers to eavesdrop on users' calls and damage handsets, a security company discovers.

By June 17, 2015


In shadow of Android Pay, Google Wallet evolves to stay alive

Google's 4-year-old mobile payments service will turn into an app for transferring small payments between friends to make room for the new Android Pay system.

By May 29, 2015