Warning after data breaches

ORGANISATIONS should strengthen security of card details in wake of one of the UK's biggest data breaches, insists card payment solutions company Ultracomms.

Saturday, 16th June 2018, 7:00 am
Updated Tuesday, 19th June 2018, 7:57 pm

Fareham-based Ultracomms has issued the advice amid reports that Dixons Carphone could face a fine of up to £400m after a computer hack exposed the card information of six million customers.

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Chief Executive Derwyn Jones said: ‘It is a time where the hacking threat is unprecedented and no company is seemingly immune.

‘The good news is that the technology is there for businesses to protect themselves and I would urge all customer-facing organisations to review their processes and invest for the future.’