Saturday, January 30, 2010
Why PCI compliance goes beyond - and is more important than - the PCI audit
This is a dangerous mindset, said Walt Conway, a Qualified Security Assessor and payment processing technology expert.
"CIOs and merchants who focus only on their annual PCI validation may actually find that they unintentionally make themselves more vulnerable to a costly data breach," Conway wrote in an article on StorefrontBacktalk.com. "They also make their PCI revalidation the following year more difficult, and possibly more expensive, than it has to be." pivotalpayments