Stolen Data’s Speed threatens Merchants while it Fatigues Consumers

If you’re reading my posts, I’m sure you think and read about data compromise continuously.  Nevertheless, an article in today’s PaymentsSource raised my consciousness around the concept of  “Data Beach Fatigue” facing many consumers.

As consumers, are we becoming numb to the news of data breaches, and simply tuning-out and ignoring when the latest data breach announcement is made?  How can we keep consumers vigilant about protecting their data in the face of compromise from so many directions without instilling a level of paranoia that motivates them to turn to the barbarian ways of the past (paying with cash and stuffing their mattress with greenbacks)?

Read more:  Stolen Data’s Speed Threatens Unaware Merchants http://www.paymentssource.com/news/paythink/stolen-data-speed-threatens-unaware-merchants-3021903-1.html