PCI DSS News
June 08, 2016
Following a number of attacks on the SWIFT banking system that led to the theft of millions of dollars, SWIFT promised new rules to improve security for bank transfers.
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.
January 13, 2016
A lot of organizations don't understand what it takes to maintain compliance on mobile. It starts with keeping track of devices and apps.
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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
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Merchants that sell at off-site venues need to take extra care to follow PCI compliance standards. Expert Mike Chapple discusses how organizations can do this. Continue Reading
The FTC's order for PCI DSS compliance assessments is odd since PCI isn't a government regulation. Expert Mike Chapple explains the motivation driving this order. Continue Reading
Vulnerability scanning tools are necessary to be fully compliant with PCI DSS, but the tools need to come from a PCI DSS Approved Scanning Vendor. Expert Mike Chapple explains. Continue Reading
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Third-party vendors are necessary for organizations, but with them come more security risks. Expert Mike O. Villegas discusses how vendor risk assessments can help. Continue Reading
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
Do you have the guts and technology know-how to undertake a self-assessment of your organization's Exchange-related risks? If so, start here. Continue Reading
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With numerous security standards and certifications available, evaluating a cloud provider can be tricky. Expert Dan Sullivan explains what to look for during evaluation. Continue Reading
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
Adobe's Common Controls Framework sets an example for enterprises struggling to manage multiple compliance standards and looking to build their own compliance framework. Continue Reading