Date Added: Jan 2012
Merchants, large and small, face the high risk of data breaches arising from inadequate security controls or insecurely developed and deployed applications, which leak or allow access to sensitive cardholder data. The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard was developed with the intent of reducing the risk of handling cardholder data and is one of the most rigorous standards established to date. This paper by Coalfire Systems, Inc., examines the suitability of the Oracle Exalogic platform for securely hosting Payment Card Industry (PCI) applications in accordance with the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). In its evaluation and analysis of Exalogic and its various security capabilities, Coalfire Systems has determined it to be capable of such support when implemented within the context of a PCI compliant security architecture. In addition, there are no known inhibitors within Exalogic that would prevent an organization for running PCI applications in a compliant manner To find out more, click here now.