Visa Europe revealed important stats about the usage of Contactless Cards. Poland, Spain and the UK use this payment methd the most, with UK usage growing by 300% year over year.
According to The Enterprise Guide to Global E-commerce by Shopify, a 246.15% increase is anticipated in worldwide e-commerce sales from 2014 to 2021. This doesn’t just mean that a vast amount of buying and selling happens online but also that it is a highly attractive and profitable field for cybercriminals to take advantage of.
It is vital for e-commerce merchants to deploy the best practices for securing cardholder data.
Here are the key points to keep in mind, regardless of how you implement online payments on your e-commerce platform:
Ensuring PCI DSS compliance of e-commerce merchants dealing with online payment transactions is required and paramount to set an important baseline for security, protecting cardholders and merchants' reputations.
Here are 6 industry best practices that any merchant should follow:
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I am the Founder of Advantio.
Technology has been my passion since I was a kid; when I first heard the handshake of an old 300bps modem I realised security would be key in an interconnected world. Since then it has become my passion and primary focus.
The reason why I've started my own business is to make IT Security simple.
Certifications: CISSP / CCSA (Checkpoint) / ITIL Foundations / ACSA (ArcSight)/ Linux+/ PCI-QSA / PA-QSA