Secure, remote connections to POS, ATG, DVR and other devices for fewer onsite tech visits and faster issue resolution

In the current environment of social distancing and uncertainty, as a store or restaurant operator, you are focusing on protecting staff, customers and your business. However, it’s also critical to make sure you don’t let your guard down when it comes to protecting your network. Even …

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? …

Truax completes deployment of Gilbarco Secure Zone Router and Acumera managed network security to prepare for outdoor EMV and improve store uptime

Truax Corporation announces it has completed the deployment of the Gilbarco Secure Zone Router along with Acumera perimeter network security services. This deployment supports Truax’s plans for outdoor EMV and reduces operating costs by providing real-time visibility of all store systems.

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 …

Multi-Site Retail Network Security Starts with Zero Trust

The steady stream of new cloud-based applications and digital technologies pose challenges in safeguarding your retail locations from future cyberattacks. Small retailers are particularly vulnerable to cyberthreats. According to the 2018 Verizon Data Breach Incident Report (DBIR), 58 percent of data breaches impact small businesses. What …