Stepping Up Security: Easy Ways POS Vendors Can Better Protect Their Customers


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Data security is a huge concern for retail companies who expect their point of sale (POS) system vendors to protect their customers’ data. Although POS vendors are required to certify their POS devices with the Payment Card Industry (PCI), many still scrape by with poor encryption and key management practices in their payment applications.
Join Patrick Townsend, Founder and CEO, as he discusses:
• The challenges that POS vendors have with securing their customers’ data
• Why meeting compliance regulations is really the low-bar for data security
• How Townsend Security has re-defined what it means to partner with a security company

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