Request for Comments: PCI Software-Based PIN Entry on COTS Standard

Posted by PCI Security Standards Council on 23 Oct, 2017 in Software and Participation and Mobile and Request for Comments
From 23 October to 20 November, PCI SSC stakeholders have the opportunity to review and provide feedback on the draft PCI Software-Based PIN Entry on COTS Standard.
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What to Know About the PCI Software-Based PIN Entry on COTS Standard

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 20 Oct, 2017 in Software and Apps and Community Meetings and Interview and Mobile
The PCI Security Standards Council has been working with industry stakeholders to develop a security... READ MORE

Securing Modern Payment Software with a New Software Security Framework

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 18 Oct, 2017 in Software and Community Meetings and Interview and PA-DSS and Cloud Security
Secure design and development of modern payment software is a key priority for the PCI SSC. READ MORE

Patching: Payment Data Security Essential for SMBs

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 18 Oct, 2017 in Small Business and Patching and QIR and Small Merchant Resources and Cyber Security Awareness Month
When businesses don’t apply software patches from vendors, they open themselves up to attacks, which... READ MORE

Vote Now for 2018 Special Interest Group Projects

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 17 Oct, 2017 in SIGs and Participation
From now through 31 October PCI SSC Participating Organizations are invited to vote on proposals for... READ MORE

Insecure Remote Access: Top Risk for SMBs

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 10 Oct, 2017 in Small Business and Infographic and QIR and Small Merchant Resources and Cyber Security Awareness Month and Third Party Risk and Remote Access
Recent attack trends show that hackers are beginning to move their focus to smaller merchants that h... READ MORE

Infographic: 3 Payment Data Security Essentials SMBs Shouldn’t Ignore

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 3 Oct, 2017 in Small Business and Infographic and Patching and Passwords and Small Merchant Resources and Educational Resource and Remote Access
  Attacks on POS systems at brick-and-mortar businesses are on the rise, leading to costly payment d... READ MORE

Request for Comments: PCI Card Production and Provisioning ROCs

Posted by PCI Security Standards Council on 27 Sep, 2017 in Participation and Request for Comments
From 20 September to 20 October, PCI SSC stakeholders have the opportunity to review and provide fee... READ MORE

PCI in Japan: Training for Merchants and Assessors Supports PCI DSS Adoption

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 19 Sep, 2017 in Training and PCI DSS and QSA and APAC
The PCI Security Standards Council continues to work with stakeholders in Japan to help support PCI ... READ MORE

Locking Up Remote Access

Posted by PCI Security Standards Council on 15 Sep, 2017 in Software and Small Business and Point of Sale (POS) and QIR and Multi-Factor Authentication and Third Party Risk and Remote Access
An analysis of account data compromises found that insecure remote access is the #1 point of entry f... READ MORE

Feedback Period: PCI DSS and PA-DSS

Posted by PCI Security Standards Council on 8 Sep, 2017 in PCI DSS and PA-DSS and Participation and Request for Comments
From 6 September to 15 November, PCI SSC stakeholders have the opportunity to provide feedback on th... READ MORE

Council CTO on Verizon’s Payment Security Report

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 31 Aug, 2017 in Small Business and Community Meetings and Interview and QIR and Compliance and Small Merchant Resources and BAU
Verizon recently released its 2017 Payment Security Report. In advance of the upcoming North America... READ MORE