PCI for Retailers: Staying Compliant in an Insecure World
The pressure on retailers to achieve and prove compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is intensifying. Servers have been the primary focus of compliance, but now auditors are turning their scope on point of sale systems, which are increasingly vulnerable to security breaches. In the past, retailers have been satisfied to just pass the yearly audit by ensuring file integrity. However, the costs of preparing for a single audit event, coupled with the rise of data security issues, have retailers looking for a more comprehensive and continuous PCI solution. The attendee of will learn how other retailers, from big box stores to regional chains, are successfully using configuration audit and control to achieve and maintain PCI compliance and increase security.