Verifone Passes Encryption Test
May 20, 2015

Verifone has been put to the fire, as it were, and emerged secure. The payment transaction company announced today (May 20) that its end-to-end encryption and tokenization solution has passed an assessment by Coalfire Systems, a Payment Card Industry Qualified Security Assessor (PCI QSA). According...

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Preparing Small Businesses for the EMV Deadline
April 30, 2015

  With the EMV mandate fast approaching, a worrying number of small businesses are unprepared to make the change. MPD CEO Karen Webster recently spoke with Shan Ethridge, VP and GM, North America Financial Services Group, Verifone, to get an understanding of why EMV readiness...

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Changing the Game in Payment Protection
April 29, 2015

Joe Majka, Chief Security Officer at Verifone recently shared his thoughts with PYMNTS on the future of protecting payments: who is most vulnerable to data breaches (and why), and what types of adjustments merchants can make to help “change the game.”

Verifone Turns to Thales for Payment Data Encryption
April 21, 2015

Verifone has hired a new security detail. The payment technology company has selected Thales nShield hardware security modules (HSMs) for use in its end-to-end encryption solution, VeriShield Total Protect, it was announced yesterday (April 20). Whether payment is made using a physical credit card or...

Verifone Launches Cloud-Based POS
March 30, 2015

Verifone has reached the cloud. The payment technology company announced today that it is launching Verifone Cloud POS, an Android-based cloud point-of-sale solution for small-and-medium-sized businesses (SMBs). When bundled with Verifone’s mobile terminals and software, the new platform offers merchants turnkey integration, open architecture, value...

VeriFone ‘Year Of The Product’ Driving The Top Line
March 12, 2015

Remarks from VeriFone’s CEO Paul Galant during the company’s first-quarter earnings call Tuesday (March 10) demonstrated its commitment to adapting with mobile and digital technologies as the company hopes its investments in EMV merchant certifications will continue to pay off. Calling 2015, the “year of product”...

Verifone and MasterCard Pilot Taxi Offers
November 04, 2014

Verifone is testing a program with MasterCard to feed payment-card-linked offers to a captive audience of taxi passengers in Las Vegas, Chain Store Age reported. The pilot program, which runs through Nov. 6 in Las Vegas cabs equipped with Verifone payment terminals, displays targeted offers...

Verifone Gets Real Boost From Apple Pay
October 28, 2014

Wall Street is starting to notice the many benefactors of payments changed fueled by Apple Pay and at the top of that list is now VeriFone, reports Barron’s. The rationale is that Apple Pay will push a new wave of POS upgrades to support NFC....

VeriFone’s New Strategy (And It’s Not About Payments)
October 15, 2014

As VeriFone looks out over the next decade in payments, it sees a world where terminals are as relevant as they are right now – with one big difference. Vin D’Agostino, VeriFone’s SVP of Global Commerce Enablement, tells MPD CEO Karen Webster that what’s different...