Skimming and Payments Security
Approximately 39 million Americans fill-up every day and fuel dispensers have become one of many targets for thieves looking to steal credit and debit card information by "skimming," an aggressive tactic used to illegally obtain consumer card data for fraudulent purposes.
Since 2008, NACS and Conexxus have offered convenience and fuel retailers the resources and tools they need to proactively initiate and maintain effective payment security procedures that help reduce the occurrence of skimming.
February 20, 2019
The agency warns about a new skimming technique to steal customer data.
February 15, 2019
The cellular-powered skimmers are a new variation that sends stolen financial data via text messaging.
February 14, 2019
Credential stuffing is becoming more commonplace.
February 13, 2019
This week’s Convenience Matters podcast talks about how retailers can protect their fuel dispensers from skimming.
Conexxus members collaborate on current and future industry challenges and innovations. Its Data Security Working Group offers guidance and resources to help convenience and fuel retailers protect their operations against data security threats. For more information about Conexxus, email firstname.lastname@example.org.