PCI DSS: The Basics

Posted By: Tina Stewart, @socialTIS
03 Dec
2012
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The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, PCI DSS, remains one of the most challenging regulations with which companies must comply. Its Janus-faced qualities (some say it’s too prescriptive, while others complain that the standards are confusingly vague) make achieving and managing compliance difficult and time-consuming. The PCI DSS requires that all companies that store, process, or transmit cardholder data must comply with the standard. The standard consists of twelve top-level requirements, each with a series of sub-requirements that detail […]