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14 May 2019
Cyber Security Leaders Emphasize Payment Security and Cooperation
The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) hosted a non-partisan “Breaches & BBQ” event on Capital Hill drawing an impressive crowd of Democrats and Republicans to talk about payment card fraud and the best practices to improve data security in the payments industry.
Cyber Security Leaders Emphasize Payment Security and Cooperation
01 May 2019
PCI Security Standards Council bulletin on the expiration of the approval of PCI PTS HSM version 1 devices
PCI Security Standards Council bulletin on the expiration of the approval of PCI PTS HSM version 1 devices
14 March 2019
PCI Security Standards Council Hosts India’s First Payment Security Forum
The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) hosted the first ever India Forum on payment data security in Delhi on 13 March, drawing more than 400 registered attendees representing leading players in the Indian payment card industry. The event took place against the backdrop of growing momentum towards cashless payments in India.
PCI Security Standards Council Hosts India’s First Payment Security Forum
20 February 2019
PCI SSC Qualified PIN Assessor Program Open for Applications
PCI SSC is now accepting applications for the Qualified PIN Assessor (QPA) Program. The QPA Program will enable security professionals to perform assessments using the PCI PIN Security Requirements and Testing Procedures (PCI PIN Security Standard). QPAs will be specifically trained in security controls that need to be validated as being in place to protect the transmission and processing of personal identification numbers (PINs).
PCI SSC Qualified PIN Assessor Program Open for Applications
30 January 2019
PCI Security Standards Council to Host Inaugural India Data Security Industry Forum and Training in Delhi in 2019
The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) today announced it will host its first ever data security industry event in India, the 2019 India Forum, at the Hyatt Regency Delhi on 13 March. As part of this event, PCI SSC will also be conducting training for data security professionals to become Internal Security Assessors (ISA) or Qualified Security Assessors (QSA) in Delhi on 7-8 and 11-12 March 2019.
PCI Security Standards Council to Host Inaugural India Data Security Industry Forum and Training in Delhi in 2019
24 January 2019
PCI Security Standards Council Announces 2019-2020 Advisory Board
The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced the newly elected 2019-2020 Board of Advisors. The PCI SSC works with organizations around the globe to help secure payment data, and this latest Board of Advisors brings together some of the world’s leading companies from all sectors in the payments space; from Vendors to Merchants, Processors to Banks and other relevant associations and organizations.
PCI Security Standards Council Announces 2019-2020 Advisory Board
18 January 2019
Brazil Gains More Representation in PCI Security Standards Council in 2019 with New Regional Engagement Board Members
Brazil has gained more representation in the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) with the 2019 PCI SSC Brazil Regional Engagement Board(REB) announced today. Introduced as a pilot initiative for 2018, the inaugural board’s one-year term has been extended through the end of 2019 and the roster increased to broaden payment card industry representation.
Brazil Gains More Representation in PCI Security Standards Council in 2019 with New Regional Engagement Board Members
16 January 2019
PCI Security Standards Council Publishes New Software Security Standards
Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) published new requirements for the secure design and development of modern payment software. The PCI Secure Software Standard and the PCI Secure Lifecycle (Secure SLC) Standard are part of a new PCI Software Security Framework, which includes a validation program for software vendors and their software products and a qualification program for assessors.
PCI Security Standards Council Publishes New Software Security Standards
13 December 2018
PCI Security Standards Council Publishes Minor Revision to PCI 3DS SDK Security Standard
Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) published version 1.1 of the PCI 3-D Secure Software Development Kit (3DS SDK) Security Standard. The minor revision adds more detailed procedures and guidance for PCI 3DS SDK Labs performing 3DS SDK security evaluations.
PCI Security Standards Council Publishes Minor Revision to PCI 3DS SDK Security Standard
14 November 2018
Ryoji Ihara to Make Cybersecurity in Japan a Major Focus of the PCI Security Standards Council
The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC), a global standards body for the payment card industry, has announced Ryoji Ihara will lead its Japan outreach efforts to educate and promote the importance of the PCI Security Standards within the country.
Ryoji Ihara to Make Cybersecurity in Japan a Major Focus of the PCI Security Standards Council
06 November 2018
PCI Security Standards Council bulletin on purchasing PCI approved devices
PCI Security Standards Council bulletin on purchasing PCI approved devices
31 October 2018
Nitin Bhatnagar to Strengthen Data & Cybersecurity in India, a Major Focus of the PCI Security Standards Council
The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC), a global standards body for the payment card industry, has announced Nitin Bhatnagar will lead their India outreach efforts to educate and promote the importance of the PCI Security Standards within the region.
Nitin Bhatnagar to Strengthen Data & Cybersecurity in India, a Major Focus of the PCI Security Standards Council
18 October 2018
PCI Council Convenes European Payment Card Industry Leaders on Global Payment Security
More than 600 payment security practitioners from Europe and around the world convened this week in London for the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) Europe Community Meeting. The event focused on developments in PCI Standards and programs and provided industry stakeholders opportunities to learn, share and discuss the current state and future of payment security.
PCI Council Convenes European Payment Card Industry Leaders on Global Payment Security
28 September 2018
Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council Drives Global Collaboration to Improve Payment Data Security
More than 1,300 payment security industry stakeholders from around the world convened this week at The Mirage in Las Vegas for the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) North America Community Meeting. The annual gathering invites attendees to learn about ongoing developments in payment card security, gain a better understanding of payment security best practices and emerging threats and provide feedback.
Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council Drives Global Collaboration to Improve Payment Data Security
21 September 2018
Tool and resources to help small merchants improve payment card data security
Tool and resources to help small merchants improve payment card data security
20 September 2018
PCI Hispano entrevista a Carlos Caetano (Director Asociado Regional en Brasil del PCI SSC)
PCI Hispano entrevista a Carlos Caetano (Director Asociado Regional en Brasil del PCI SSC)
09 September 2018
New Tool Helps Small Retail Merchants Determine Their Cybersecurity Readiness
New Tool Helps Small Retail Merchants Determine Their Cybersecurity Readiness
29 August 2018
PCI SSC unveils new security guides for SMBs
PCI SSC unveils new security guides for SMBs
29 August 2018
PCI SSC releases payment security tool for small businesses
PCI SSC releases payment security tool for small businesses
28 August 2018
New PCI SSC Tool Educates Small Merchants on Payment Card Data Security
New PCI SSC Tool Educates Small Merchants on Payment Card Data Security

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