Tag: Point-of-Sale

Kasisto Is Monero’s Working Point-of-Sale Solution

Ensuring that cryptocurrencies will be embraced by the masses will not be an easy feat. In fact, most merchants have shown very little interest in anything related to cryptocurrencies. Developing new PoS solutions for in-store cryptocurrency payments is an opportunity well worth exploring. For Monero, it seems such a solution is almost ready. Known as Kasisto, this new tool seems to pack a lot of punch under the hood. The …
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4 Companies Providing Bitcoin Point-of-sale Terminal Payments to Store Owners

One of the primary questions retailers and merchants have is how they can accept bitcoin payments at their brick-and-mortar location. While there are plenty of applications out there that provide such functionality, some shop owners prefer to use a point-of-sale solution. There are quite a few bitcoin companies who provide these products, indicating there still a large market for Bitcoin POS terminals. 4. SumoATM It has to be said, the …
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MagikPOS Malware Terrorizes Point of Sale Terminals Across the US and Canada

A new type of malware has been discovered which actively targets point of sale devices. This is bad news for retailers and other locations where card payments occur on a regular basis. MagikPOS is mainly targeting devices in the US and Canada for now, but that does not mean it won’t make an appearance on the international scene in the coming months. MagikPOS Malware Is A Very Serious Threat Trend …
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Carbanak Group Launches Stealthy Malware Campaign Targeting Point of Sale Devices

Cybercrime gangs are far more troublesome than most people give them credit for. One of those gangs, which goes by the name of Carbanak, is now targeting the hospitality and restaurant industries. By using social engineering techniques, they attempt to trick call center staff into downloading malware which affects point of sale terminals. Carbanak Is Stepping up Their Game In A Big Way Most people will recall the Carbanak name, …
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