What is the PCI DSS?
What payment cards are in scope of the PCI DSS?
Who ‘manages’ the PCI DSS?
What are the objectives of the PCI DSS?
Is the PCI DSS a risk-based standard?
What does PCI compliance mean?
Does my organisation need to comply with the PCI DSS?
Why is PCI DSS compliance important?
What’s the difference between a merchant and service provider?
Clarifying confusion regarding PCI DSS – merchants vs
service providers
What are the levels of merchants and service Providers and
what is the significance of the different levels?
What is a PCI DSS self assessment questionnaire (SAQ)?
What is a report on compliance (RoC)?
What is an AoC?
What is the cardholder data environment or CDE?
How do I reduce the burden of achieving PCI DSS compliance?

PCI DSS v4 – Changes at a Glance

Latest update:
2 Sep
2022

After several years wait, and to surprisingly little fanfare, the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) released the new version of the PCI Data Security Standard (DSS) ...

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updateD:
24/8/2022
PCI SSC Remote Assessment Guidelines and Procedures

The PCI SCC has recently released a new remote assessment guidelines and procedures. Here we address a number of key questions: What are the Main Contents? What Led to it Being Published? And others.

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updateD:
9/8/2022
5 Ways to Reduce Your PCI DSS Scope

Almost all organisations that implement the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) struggle with the scope of the applicability of the Standard. Even veterans of PCI DSS compliance...

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updateD:
9/8/2022
PCI DSS: Pros and Cons of Outsourcing

In this blog, we address one of the big questions facing organisations which accept payment cards and are looking to comply with the PCI DSS. Should we outsource the storing, processing and...

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