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Monthly Archives: January 2011

Why is your PCI Compliance Important?

PCI Compliance refers to the following of these regulations during any business practice. Those who are bound by actions within PCI Compliance include any merchants, processing companies, or other businesses who deal with consumer credit cards, regardless of the size of the company Continue reading

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Do You Think Your Small Business is Cyber Safe?

fact is that over 90% of data breaches and credit card fraud occur at small businesses… Continue reading

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Data Security Controls Required for Wireless Networks

All wireless network are viewed as “untrusted” and the card associations strongly urge security controls be used on any wireless network without regard to the network’s purpose. If a business uses a wireless network for transmitting cardholder information… Continue reading

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PCI Compliance

A recent report describing how the U.S. Secret Service detected and foiled a large scale fraud ring involving a handful of high-volume restaurants spread across the country from Washington D.C. to Seattle, WA exemplifies the very real need for the PCI compliance to be practiced by everyone in the payment card industry for the integrity of the payment card industry as a whole. Continue reading

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