Payment card industry is shifting liability to merchants

Payment card industry is shifting liability to merchants

Businesses large and small that accept credit cards in the United States are facing a harsh reality when it comes to fraud liability. In October 2015, most all major credit card companies will shift liability for data breaches and fraudulent purchasing onto businesses...

SMBs, especially retailers, face real cyber risks

In the wake of last year’s massive Target breach, public awareness of data breaches has increased. More people are realizing that a cyber incident can be costly, difficult to repair, and might even directly affect their own personal information. Estimates are that up...

INSUREtrust announces new insurance coverage for attorneys

INSUREtrust is pleased to announce a specialized cyber policy just for attorneys. The new coverage program, called SafeLaw, has a streamlined application of only seven questions. Law firms have all sorts of sensitive client information stored in their networks –...

Merchants face unique risks from PCI contracts, breaches

Businesses accepting debit and credit cards as a method of payment have an exposure to cyber attacks during the financial transaction process. The Target breach last year has been highly publicized because of its magnitude, obscuring the fact that cyber criminals are...