PCI DSS Compliance Resources

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How Long Does PCI Compliance Take

How Long Does PCI Compliance Take

While data breaches did not always receive the level of attention they garner today, they presented pressing problems to both businesses and credit card companies as far back as the 1990s. Although the card providers had made attempts to resolve these issues on their...

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PCI DSS Service Provider

PCI DSS Service Provider

If your company shares any cardholder data with a third party, that vendor is considered by the payment card industry to be a service provider. As such, it needs to meet PCI DSS service provider standards to assure and protect the security of the information it holds,...

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PCI Compliance for Small Business

PCI Compliance for Small Business

When customers’ sensitive information is stolen during a data breach, the financial and resource costs to those buyers as well as to the retail merchants involved can be significant. In an effort to protect customer information during the payment transaction process,...

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PCI DSS Compliance Fines and Consequences

PCI DSS Compliance Fines and Consequences

​Data security is one of the highest priorities for modern businesses. Recognizing this critical need, the five major credit card companies formed the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC). In due course, that consortium devised the new Payment...

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What is AWS PCI Compliance?

What is AWS PCI Compliance?

Any company or service provider that processes debit or credit card payments has a strict requirement. Specifically, these companies are required to be compliant with the Payment Card Industry data security standards (PCI DSS). These requirements help to ensure...

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How to Select PCI DSS Service Provider Tips

If your company shares any cardholder data with a third party, that vendor is considered by the payment card industry to be a service provider. As such, it needs to meet pci dss service provider standards to assure and protect the security of the information it holds,...

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PCI Self Assessment Questionnaire

PCI Self Assessment Questionnaire

Now that data breaches seem to be the order of the day for merchants of all sizes and sales volumes, it makes more sense than ever to take aggressive steps to protect the sensitive data of cardholders who purchase goods and services. Since the credit card industry is...

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