PCI Data Security Standard News
April 28, 2016
PCI DSS 3.2 marks the start of refining the payment data regulations, rather than minor changes, and includes requirements to strengthen encryption and multifactor authentication.
February 19, 2016
The PCI council has determined its data security standard is finally mature enough to forego significant updates, so PCI DSS 3.2 will be more of an incremental modification.
December 22, 2015
The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council unexpectedly pushed back the deadline for enterprises to migrate off of early versions of TLS.
October 02, 2015
News roundup: Despite a low adoption rate going into the liability shift, many in the industry are optimistic about the future of EMV use. Plus: TrueCrypt flaws; AWS crypto keys stolen; women in infosec.
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Does PCI DSS 3.2 mark the end of major updates to payment security compliance standards? Expert Mike Chapple discusses the update and what it means for organizations. Continue Reading
Complying with PCI penetration testing mandates has always been a challenge for enterprises. Expert Kevin Beaver discusses the recently released PCI SSC pen testing guidance and how it can help enterprises overcome their PCI woes. Continue Reading
PCI DSS 3.1 requires enterprises to deplete SSL and early TLS use by June 30, 2016. Expert Michael Cobb offers advice for putting a migration plan to TLS 1.2 in place. Continue Reading
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To choose the best SSL for your enterprise, you need to stay up to date on SSL/TLS encryption developments. Learn why SSL/TLS remains a vital technology and how to determine the approach that will work best for your company. Continue Reading
Smaller organizations have a tougher time handling the compliance burden, specifically from the PCI DSS requirements. Expert Mike Chapple has some advice for small businesses. Continue Reading
Call recordings that include payment information are subject to PCI DSS compliance. Expert Mike Chapple explains how to handle the call center data securely. Continue Reading
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PCI DSS is pretty specific about security, but does it do enough for mobile payment security? Expert Mike Chapple explains why he says yes. Continue Reading
New guidance from the PCI SSC includes some essential aspects of tokenization security and what merchants need to know about tokenization products. Continue Reading
A new PCI Special Interest Group document gives advice to enterprises on staying PCI DSS compliant after audits. Expert Mike Chapple highlights the key takeaways. Continue Reading
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Point-of-sale malware, such as the recent PoSeidon malware, continues to evolve to avoid detection. So what's an enterprise to do? Expert Nick Lewis explains how the malware functions and what organizations can do about it. Continue Reading
PCI DSS requirement 2 specifies companies must change vendor-supplied default passwords, but only 50% were in compliance. Expert Mike Chapple explains why. Continue Reading
Securing credit card data -- both online and at brick-and-mortar stores -- requires security measures beyond those mandated by PCI DSS. Expert Philip Alexander outlines six out-of-band security controls to consider. Continue Reading