Security Bytes

April 2007

Data privacy issues and compliance

  • Should PCI DSS rules be eased?

    Robert Westervelt - TechTarget 26 Apr 2007
  • First Data CISO, Phil Mellinger told a group attending a recent PCI DSS conference that the PCI DSS standards should be eased to allow more businesses to meet the standards. The rules would rise ...

  • Security configuration management vendors branch out

    Robert Westervelt - TechTarget 24 Apr 2007
  • The security configuration management market appears to be in flux in the last year or so. Vendors in this market provide tools to enforce compliance policies against check security configurations. ...

  • PCI paralysis

    Marcia Savage - Editor 23 Apr 2007
  • A recent survey of 80 North American businesses about the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard by RSA had an interesting finding. While nearly all -- 90 percent -- think the standard's ...

  • PCI DSS is all about covering your tail

    Robert Westervelt - TechTarget 13 Apr 2007
  • Among the merchants, security auditors, credit card issuers and card transaction servicing firms in attendance at the PCI Data Security Standards Conference in New York City on Wednesday was a ...