Tokenization is the way to prevent e-commerce security breaches

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By Avery Buffington, Information Security Architect, SecureNet, Network World | August 25th, 2014 E-com security breaches are increasing in frequency at an alarming rate, but there is a way to prevent them from: tokenization. This vendor-written tech primer has been edited by Network World to eliminate product promotion, but readers should note it will likely…

Retail industry rallies behind open standard for tokenization

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By Jaikumar Vijayan, Computerworld | August 1st, 2014 Tokenization spec being developed by credit card companies is too proprietary, retailers say. A coalition of retail industry trade groups this week called for the creation of an open tokenization standard for protecting credit and debit card data from theft and misuse. The call stems from concerns…