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Point-of-Sale Hazards: Skimming the Surface of Global Sporting Events

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Aug
2016
Point-of-Sale Hazards: Skimming the Surface of Global Sporting Events

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As sports fans converge on major sporting events, criminals are acutely aware that many of the attendees come from high income brackets. The temporary collection of wealthy targets is likely very enticing, and robbing travelers is a global and ancient custom. Travelers around the world are at high risk of robbery, and while payment cards can be much simpler than cash, there is still risk stemming from point-of-sale hazards.

When you hand your card to a clerk to run through a point-of-sale (POS) system, how do you know if the data is safe?

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