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UAS Addresses Recent Credit Card Theft Crisis

Posted by Arleen on Dec 24, 2013 11:21:26 AM

Merchants and consumers alike have never been more concerned about credit card theft and data security, rightfully so. Take a look at the article appearing 2 days ago in USA today. In light of the recent security breach involving retailer Target and reportedly affecting approximately 40 million credit and debit cardholders, owners of small to medium-size businesses wonder how they can protect themselves and their customers when retail giants with seemingly unlimited resources for data protection are vulnerable. Even though this may be top-of-mind for many at this very moment, cybercrime has been an increasing menace for quite some time.

UAS has been in development on the best possible solution to help our clients protect themselves and their customers from this problem. Universal Accounting Software Version 14.0 has just been released and features new integration of the Ingenico ISC 250 Signature Capture/Magnetic Stripe Reader/PIN-pad unit using processing from Heartland Payment Systems. This offering provides Voltage™ encryption which protects credit and debit card data from the moment of card swipe. Read more...


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