PCIP in Practice Case Study: Excentus

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 13 Sep, 2018 in Training and PCI Professional and Case Study
  Excentus chose PCI Professional (PCIP) training and certification for its staff to help with forma... READ MORE

Helping Small Merchants Protect Payment Card Data

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 30 Aug, 2018 in Small Business and Community Meetings and Small Merchant Resources
In this post, we get insights from Jenna Hutt, Retail Technology Specialist, Rocky Mountain Chocolat... READ MORE

Threats Facing Small Merchants: A New Tool to Help

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 28 Aug, 2018 in Small Business and Firewalls and PCI DSS and Small Merchant Resources and SMB Series
  Troy Leach, Chief Technology Officer of the PCI SSC discusses how the Council is helping small mer... READ MORE

ISA in Practice Case Study: Cafe Rio Mexican Grill

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 23 Aug, 2018 in Training and Case Study and Internal Security Assessor (ISA)
  Looking for in-house PCI knowledge that would help the company stay in front of security requireme... READ MORE

Impact Payment Security Globally: Serve on the PCI SSC Board of Advisors

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 17 Aug, 2018 in Board of Advisors and PCI SSC and Participation
The Board of Advisors represents PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) Participating Organization... READ MORE

Request for Comments: PCI 3DS SDK Security Standard v1.1

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 14 Aug, 2018 in Participation and Mobile and Request for Comments and 3DS
From 14 August to 28 August the PCI community, including Participating Organizations, 3-D Secure (3D... READ MORE

Final Request for Comments: Draft PCI Software Security Framework

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 31 Jul, 2018 in Software and Apps and PA-DSS and Participation and Request for Comments and Software Security Framework
From 31 July to 7 September, PCI SSC stakeholders are invited to review and provide final feedback o... READ MORE

PCI 3-D Secure Software Development Kit (3DS SDK) Program Now Available

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 27 Jul, 2018 in Software and Apps and Interview and Mobile and 3-D Secure
Today, the PCI SSC published documentation for vendors and labs to use in developing and evaluating ... READ MORE

Contactless Payments: PCI SSC on Plans to Develop Security Standard for Payment Acceptance on Merchant COTS Devices

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 28 Jun, 2018 in Interview and Mobile and Contactless
PCI SSC is in the beginning stages of developing a security standard for accepting contactless payme... READ MORE

Infographic: Patching

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 21 Jun, 2018 in Small Business and Infographic and Patching and Awareness and Vendors and QIR and Small Merchant Resources
The use of outdated and unpatched software is one of the leading causes of payment data breaches for... READ MORE

What Happens After 30 June 2018? New Guidance on Use of SSL/Early TLS

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 15 Jun, 2018 in Guidance and TLS/SSL and PCI DSS
Following the release of PCI DSS v3.2.1 to account for dates that have already passed, such as the 3... READ MORE

Video: Patching

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 13 Jun, 2018 in Small Business and Patching and Awareness and QIR and Small Merchant Resources and Video
Unpatched software is one of the leading causes of payment data breaches for businesses. READ MORE