Regional Update: PCI Latin America Forum in Brazil

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 16 Aug, 2019 in Interview and Participation and Brazil and Regional Engagement Board
The PCI SSC Latin America Forum took place this week in São Paulo, Brazil, gathering more than 350 payment security practitioners from Brazil and Latin America to discuss the latest in payment security and standards. Here we talk with Carlos Caetano, PCI SSC Associate Regional Director for Brazil about payment security trends, highlights from the Latin America Forum, and industry involvement opportunities for the region.
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Key Blocks 102

Posted by Mark Meissner on 15 Aug, 2019 in Encryption and PIN Security Standard and Key Blocks
The PCI PIN Standard requires implementation of Key Blocks.  On the blog, we cover basic questions a... READ MORE

3 Things to Know about PCI DSS v4.0 Development

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 5 Aug, 2019 in PCI DSS and Request for Comments
PCI SSC stakeholders play an important role in the ongoing evolution of the PCI Data Security Standa... READ MORE

The Threat of Online Skimming to Payment Security

Posted by Mark Meissner on 1 Aug, 2019 in eCommerce and Breaches and Guidance and Patching and Hackers and Phishing and Awareness and PCI DSS and Multi-Factor Authentication and PCI SSC
How the emerging threat of online skimming presents a great threat to the payment security community... READ MORE

Information Supplement: Best Practices for Maintaining PCI DSS Compliance

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 31 Jul, 2019 in PCI DSS and Compliance and SIGs and BAU and Resource Guide
Information Supplement: Best Practices for Maintaining PCI DSS Compliance provides updated guidance ... READ MORE

5 Common Questions About Continuing Professional Education Credits

Posted by Elizabeth Terry on 25 Jul, 2019 in Point to Point Encryption (P2PE) and Training and QSA and FAQ
Continuing professional education is an important component of PCI SSC Qualification. Staying up to ... READ MORE

Request for Comments: Contactless Payments on COTS Standard

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 22 Jul, 2019 in Mobile and Request for Comments and Contactless
From 22 July to 20 August 2019, PCI SSC stakeholders can participate in a Request for Comments (RFC)... READ MORE

PCI Software Security Framework FAQS: PA-DSS Impact and Transition

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 19 Jul, 2019 in Software and PA-DSS and FAQ and Software Security Framework
New FAQs address key questions on the transition from PA-DSS to the PCI Software Security Framework. READ MORE

NIST Mapping

Posted by Mark Meissner on 17 Jul, 2019 in Infographic and Guidance and PCI DSS
Mapping PCI DSS v. 3.2.1 to the NIST Cybersecurity Framework v. 1.1   How meeting PCI DSS requiremen... READ MORE

FAQ: Can organizations use alternative password management methods to meet PCI DSS Requirement 8?

Posted by Lindsay Goodspeed on 11 Jul, 2019 in Passwords and PCI DSS and Multi-Factor Authentication and FAQ
Did you know that the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) resource on the PCI SSC website is updated re... READ MORE

Key Blocks 101

Posted by Mark Meissner on 9 Jul, 2019 in Encryption and PIN Security Standard and Key Blocks
The PCI PIN Security Requirements and Testing Procedures (PCI PIN Security Standard) require impleme... READ MORE

New Software Security Framework Programs: Timeline & Key Milestones

Posted by Laura K. Gray on 26 Jun, 2019 in Software and Apps and Interview and PA-DSS and Software Security Framework
PCI SSC has announced the rollout of the Secure Software Lifecycle (Secure SLC) and Secure Software ... READ MORE

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