Iranian Cyber Response Notice

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has released a notice regarding updates to the Iranian Cyber Threat Profile. You can view the original article online: https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/aa20-006a. CISA advises that organizations consider these action items: Adopt a state of heightened awareness. Minimize gaps in personnel coverage, consistently …

Granting secure, PCI compliant remote access to network devices for authorized employees and service providers

Legacy equipment, like DVRs and ATGs, often expose an attack vector to the digital estate of the store, so how do you provide secure remote access to these and other network-connected devices for authorized employees, third-party service providers and business partners? Standards for PCI compliance included …

How to select a Verifone certified Managed Network Service Provider (MNSP) and prepare for outdoor EMV

Verifone’s Enhanced Zone Router (EZR) is reaching its end-of-life and cannot support the ever-evolving cybersecurity threats and outdoor EMV. As a result, Verifone previously announced that new installations should deploy devices with a certified Managed Network Service Provider (MNSP). What is in included Verifone’s MNSP program? …

Seven Security Questions to ask Your Managed Services Provider

Does your Managed Services Partner have a security mindset? When conducting your due diligence on a managed services provider( MSP) to manage and secure your point-of-sale network, it’s vital that the provider you work with makes their own internal security a priority.  The typical SME retail and …