Point of Sale Tag

POS Under Attack

14:49 21 November in Blogs, POS
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By: Carolyn Crandall It is never a good time to have to report a Point of Sale (POS) breach, but having to do so as holiday spending season commences is especially miserable, as this is a sure way to lose consumers’ trust and confidence in...

The Hidden Threats Within Our Nation’s POS Systems

12:04 05 January in Attivo News
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There are escalating security vulnerabilities at work in the nation's point-of-sale (POS) systems. This situation can be quite series and one that deserves immediate attention and accompanying remediation. In the last ten years there have been over 1,350 breaches made public within retail and business organizations....

Breach Alert: POS Vendor Lightspeed

09:58 07 September in Industry News
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Montreal-based Lightspeed POS, founded in 2005, sells a cloud-based point-of-sale system to retailers and restaurateurs that’s used to process both physical and online transactions, and which competes with the likes of Shopify and Square. According to the notification, the breach affects the company’s cloud-based POS...