Thieves Won't Wait. Neither Should You

Krieg, Geoff
July 2012
Hospitality Upgrade;Summer2012, p162
Trade Publication
The article offers the author's insights on the significance of adoption of point-to-point encryption (P2PE) to secure sensitive payment data in hotels and restaurants. He says that P2PE technologies encrypt and guard data of merchants from thieves who try to install merchant's network with sniffing or hacking software. He adds that despite having cost as argument for the adoption, merchants should reflect on the savings P2PE offer on scope reduction and possible data breach cost.


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