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PCI Compliance Weak Link is Level 4 Merchants

97% of breaches were avoidable through simple or intermediate controls Continue reading

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PCI – Please! Comply Already!

the damage to your company’s brand image and reputation will surely deter many future customers for a long time to come Continue reading

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PCI Compliance is Essential Even For Low-Tech Merchants

your cute little mom and pop operation is just the right size and oh so much easier a target, especially if you aren’t PCI compliant Continue reading

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Risk Assessment Priorities Out of Whack for Level 4 Merchants

attitudes may lend some insight as to why small business owners still view PCI compliance with skepticism. Continue reading

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Level 4 Merchants Need to be PCI Compliant Now More Than Ever

ninety seven percent of the breaches could have been prevented using low to moderate security controls Continue reading

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E-Terror an Ugly Reality – Are You PCI Compliant Now?

“terrorist groups want to attack the cyber systems of our critical infrastructure.” says Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine), a ranking member on the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs committee Continue reading

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PCI Compliance Fees Are The Real Issue

he or she wishes someone had sat them down and really explained the significance and necessity of PCI compliance Continue reading

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PCI Compliance Helps Those Who Help Themselves

true compliance goes beyond just the letter of the law Continue reading

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Final Pearls of Wisdom from QSA Security Report

the average time between the data compromise and its detection and containment was over one hundred and seventy days! Continue reading

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Thieves’ Favorite Targets – Is Your Business at Risk?

Know that the most common time for an email sent with a malicious attachment is between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. Continue reading

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