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Tips for Optimizing PCI Compliance

​Sparked by the increase in credit card fraud, PCI DSS compliance went into effect in 2004 to help protect cardholder data. The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) applies to all entities that store, process, and/or transmit cardholder data and those entities that can impact this data. The only exception is Telco Companies that o...
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Will the Password Ever Go Away?

We have a love/hate relationship with our passwords. We have to love them because they give us access to practically everything necessary in our home and work life – from banking and email accounts to Netflix and school activity accounts. The hate part comes in when we try to recall what password we created for each account – and there are many fro...
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How to Select a PCI Compliant Managed Service Provider

If you're in business and accepting credit card payments from customers, PCI (Payment Card Industry) compliance is something you need to manage. Whether you're swiping a card every second or just once a month, your business must comply with all of the PCI Data Security Standards (DSS). PCI compliance also applies to many of the third-party service ...
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Springtime for hackers

​With blooming flowers, chirping birds and warming temperatures, spring finally arrived in April. But it seems the wonders of nature aren't the only thing that spring brought us. We're also getting fresh reports of hackers who are up to no good.And I'm not talking about Netflix having their shows stolen, held for ransom and released online. While t...
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For businesses breached, the meter keeps on running

On March 8, Home Depot agreed to pay a $25 million settlement to a group of banks for damages incurred during the company's massive 2014 data breach. During that breach, email or credit card information was stolen from more than 50 million customers by thieves who hacked store self check-out terminals.It's one of the largest breaches in history, bu...
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