Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard

Protecting the cloud: best practices from Verizon

While cloud computing is becoming increasingly popular, the need for effective security is more important than ever. In order to help businesses maintain safety standards when using the cloud, Verizon offers instructions and advice for  performance of networks and applications. Physical protection . Equipment must be located under climate control, fire prevention measures should be mandatory, as(…)

Firms are insolvent in the field of payment security

Most commercial and other enterprises continue to struggle with the standards of the payment card industry, exposing a result of confidential customer information at increased risk of leakage. Verizon report on the compliance of the payment card industry standards, Payment Card Industry (PCI) Compliance Report found that only one in five (21%) of organizations has(…)