When you first embarked on your Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) compliance journey, did you ever imagine you would be where you are now? With large..
PCI compliance is essential for businesses that are required to maintain payment security and protect customer data. But what exactly is involved in the 12 PCI DSS requirements? As..
Achieving PCI compliance is vital for all businesses that accept card payments, but what’s the best way to get started when you are trying to keep costs down in..
More than 40 organisations, including McMillan Cancer, the NSPCC, the RNLI and the Church of England, have introduced technology which means that donations can be made with a quick..
Delegates at the PCI SSC Europe Community Meeting in Barcelona this week will have a lot on their minds. Changes to compliance, the security of customer payment card data,..
The summer months are traditionally a time when hard-working people take a break. Those left in the office can end up feeling over-stretched or less-motivated than normal. But it..
‘Do not wait until it’s too late – engage a PFI company now!’ That is the advice given by Jeremy King, International Director, PCI Security Standards Council in his closing..
Newcastle-based Security Risk management (SRM) Ltd is addressing the national shortage of top level qualified cyber security consultants by employing individuals with potential and then providing training in house...
Maintaining Compliance with any Information Security Standard is often a long and winding journey. You never quite know what is over the horizon or around the bend, so what..
By Paul Brennecker, PCI QSA, PCI PFI, PCIP, Principal QSA, Security Risk Management Ltd “Is it hard?’ Not if you have the right attitudes. It’s having the right attitudes..
By Paul Brenneker Those who have had involvement with PCI Data Security Standards (PCI-DSS) will know that Penetration Testing has been mandatory since the PCI standard was first issued...
In 2015, the good news is that businesses are getting better at achieving full PCI compliance. In fact, fully compliant organisations rose from 11.1% in 2013 to 20% by..