PCI DSS version 4.0: What is the current status?

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There is still a lot of work going on on the new version of the security standard for credit card data PCI DSS. The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) is planning to replace the previous version PCI DSS v3.2.1 with the upcoming version PCI DSS v4.0. PCI experts at usd AG have been following the development very closely and …

noris network AG Successfully Certified According to PCI DSS

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usd AG confirms secure handling of credit card data in data centers Whether for start-ups or global players – a PCI certification project can pose a major challenge to any business. This makes it all the more enjoyable for us to look back on the success we have achieved together with our clients. After all, nothing provides better insights into …

PCI DSS – What Is the Scope and How to Reduce It?

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In this short series we provide you with useful facts about the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. Be well informed on your PCI DSS certification. What is the PCI DSS scope? The scope of a PCI DSS certification includes all components of a company’s environment that must meet the PCI DSS control objectives. In May 2017, the PCI Security …

PCI DSS – Requirements and Compliance Validation

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In this short series we provide you with useful facts about the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. Be well informed on your PCI DSS certification. What are the PCI DSS requirements? The PCI DSS comprises a total of 6 control objectives, which are divided into 12 main requirements with a total of 329 individual requirements. You can view the …

PCI DSS – What You Should Know

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In this short series we provide you with useful facts about the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. Be well informed on your PCI DSS certification. Part 1: What is the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard? Payment card data is a very sought-after target for cyber criminals. In many cases, it can easily be stolen, especially from smaller companies, …

Your Certification against PCI PIN – What You Need to Know

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Attacks on unsecured or outdated payment terminals have been increasing lately. Therefore, it is more important than ever to secure electronic transactions and protect credit card data and PINs with effective security measures. The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) has therefore published the PCI PIN Standard Version 3.0 this year. We have summarized the essential points for you: What …

BS PAYONE P2PE Solution Successfully PCI Certified

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Photo from left to right: Marc-André Faber (P2PE Project Manager BS PAYONE), Dietmar G. Matzke (P2PE Coordinator BS PAYONE), Ulrich Krug (Operations Manager Scheme Reporting & Controlling BS PAYONE), Dr. Manfred Ferstl (P2PE Assessor usd AG) BS PAYONE GmbH now offers merchants their first POS solution using P2PE encryption (Point-to-Point Encryption). This technology encrypts credit card data from the point …