Credit Card Glossary: Terms and Definitions
Confused by credit card terms? CreditCards.com's glossary of credit card definitions will help. From account holder to Regulation Z, we have defined the most-common and most-confusing credit card terms.
- RAM scraping attack
- A process in which thieves hack a merchant's point-of-sale system and search its memory for payment card data while it is still being processed inside the terminal.