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PCI Council calls point-to-point encryption immature

The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) issued its first guidance document outlining the point-to-point encryption market, warning merchants of the possibility of vendor lock-in and calling current implementations too immature to properly evaluate. In the PCI encryption document, Initial Roadmap: Point-to-Point Encryption Technology and PCI DSS Compliance, the council… Read more »

Verizon Report Finds Link Between Data Breaches and Failure to Comply with Payment Card Security Standards

While credit  card data breaches remain all too common, a new report from Verizon Business shows that following industry security standards can dramatically reduce such incidents. In a first-of-its-kind “Verizon Payment Card Industry Compliance Report,” the company examines the state of compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard… Read more »