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How is a data compromise reported for the Program?

To report a data compromise you simply have to call the RGS Claims Department at (888) 545-7133. You will be asked to provide the following items: (1) the notice from the card brand or acquiring bank that stipulates there has been (or there is the suspicion of) a data breach at your covered location; (2) [...]

2016-12-08T16:08:58-04:00December 8th, 2016|0 Comments

If the transaction processing system used with a merchant account does not store magnetic stripe data, can it still have a data compromise?

Yes! While it is true that merchant accounts that store magnetic stripe data are the most vulnerable, there are a number of other risks. For example, missing or outdated security patches, using vendor supplied default settings and passwords, SQL injections by hackers, unnecessary and vulnerable services on your servers, stolen receipts, stolen computers, employee theft, [...]

2016-12-08T16:08:13-04:00December 8th, 2016|0 Comments