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01 October 2015
Payment Card Industry Summit Advances Cross-Industry Collaboration on Cybersecurity and Data Protection
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 1 October 2015 — Leading cybersecurity, technology and data forensics experts gathered in Vancouver this week at the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards Council Community Meeting to share the many advances made over the past year in protecting consumer payment information from criminals.
Payment Card Industry Summit Advances Cross-Industry Collaboration on Cybersecurity and Data Protection
29 September 2015
Payment Card Industry Issues New Guidance to Help Organizations Respond to Data Breaches
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 29 September 2015 — For any organization connected to the internet, it is not a question of if but when their business will be under attack, according to a recent cybersecurity report from Symantec, which found Canada ranked No. 4 worldwide in terms of ransomware and social media attacks last year.
Payment Card Industry Issues New Guidance to Help Organizations Respond to Data Breaches
04 September 2015
Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council Expands Training in South America
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 4 September 2015 — Transbank, Redbanc and Nexus are the first Chilean companies to join with the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) to train Internal Security Assessors (ISAs) in the region.
Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council Expands Training in South America
30 June 2015
PCI Council Advances Point-To-Point Encryption Standard
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 30 June 2015 — Today the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) published an important update to one of its eight security standards, simplifying the development and use of Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) solutions that make payment card data unreadable and less valuable to criminals if stolen in a breach.
PCI Council Advances Point-To-Point Encryption Standard
29 June 2015
PCI Council Publishes Update to Standard for Device Security
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 29 June 2015 — Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) published a new version of the PIN Transaction Security (PTS) Point of Interaction (POI) Modular Security Requirements for POI device manufacturers, as part of its process for updating standards based on market need and industry feedback. The standard ensures merchants, financial institutions and others can accept and process payment cards securely with ATMs, unattended kiosks, mobile dongles and point of sale (POS) devices.
PCI Council Publishes Update to Standard for Device Security
05 June 2015
PCI Council Publishes PCI DSS Designated Entities Supplemental Validation
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 05 June 2015 — Vigilance in maintaining PCI Standards is critical in defending against breaches of cardholder data. Today, the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) published an appendix to the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) to help organizations make payment security part of everyday business practice.
PCI Council Publishes PCI DSS Designated Entities Supplemental Validation
02 June 2015
PCI Announces Call For Special Interest Group Project Proposals
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 02 June 2015 — Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced the start of its Special Interest Group (SIG) proposal period for 2016 projects.
PCI Announces Call For Special Interest Group Project Proposals
01 June 2015
PCI Council Publishes Revision to Payment Application Data Security Standard
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 1 June 2015 — Today, the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) published Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS) Version 3.1.
PCI Council Publishes Revision to Payment Application Data Security Standard
19 May 2015
PCI Council Launches Industry Taskforce To Simplify Payment Data Security For Small Businesses Globally
CHICAGO, 19 May 2015 — Speaking to merchants at the National Restaurant Association (NRA) Show today, the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced the formation of a dedicated global taskforce to help improve payment data security for small businesses.
PCI Council Launches Industry Taskforce To Simplify Payment Data Security For Small Businesses Globally
14 May 2015
New International Board Members Join PCI Security Standards Council In Its Global Fight Against Payment Fraud and Data Breaches
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 14 May 2015 — New leadership joined the international fight against cybercrime today as the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced election results for its 2015-2017 Board of Advisors.
New International Board Members Join PCI Security Standards Council In Its Global Fight Against Payment Fraud and Data Breaches
30 April 2015
PCI Council Collaborates with Industry to Speed Secure Chip Card Acceptance for Merchants
Wakefield, Mass – April 30, 2015 – Today the PCI Security Standards Council joined with the Payments Security Taskforce and EMV Migration Forum to launch the U.S. EMV VAR Qualification Program, a chip education curriculum and accreditation initiative that will help merchants and their partners securely implement chip card solutions.
PCI Council Collaborates with Industry to Speed Secure Chip Card Acceptance for Merchants
15 April 2015
PCI Council Publishes Revision to PCI Data Security Standard
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 15 April 2015 — Today, the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) published PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Version 3.1 and supporting guidance. The revision includes minor updates and clarifications, and addresses vulnerabilities within the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption protocol that can put payment data at risk.
PCI Council Publishes Revision to PCI Data Security Standard
10 April 2015
PCI Council Updates Card Production Security Standard
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 10 April 2015 — Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced the availability of the PCI Card Production Security Requirements Version 1.1. The updated standard helps payment card vendors secure the components and sensitive data involved in the production of payment cards, protecting against fraud via the compromise of card materials.
PCI Council Updates Card Production Security Standard
02 April 2015
PCI Council Publishes Tokenization Product Security Guidelines
SAN FRANCISCO, 2 April 2015— Meeting with acquirers and payment technology leaders today at the TRANSACT15 conference, the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced Tokenization Product Security Guidelines. Vendors and solution providers can use the guidance to develop tokenization products that help acquirers and merchants reduce storage of card data in their systems.
PCI Council Publishes Tokenization Product Security Guidelines
30 March 2015
PCI Council Opens Registration for 2015 Community Meetings
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 30 March 2015 — Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced that registration for the 2015 PCI Community Meetings is now open. A full microsite is available with information at: http://events.pcisecuritystandards.org/2015
PCI Council Opens Registration for 2015 Community Meetings
26 March 2015
PCI Council Publishes Guidance on Penetration Testing
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 26 March 2015 — According to a 2015 report on PCI compliance from Verizon, testing security systems is the only area within the PCI DSS where compliance fell over the past year.
PCI Council Publishes Guidance on Penetration Testing
12 March 2015
PCI Council to Host Webinar on “Backoff” Malware
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 12 March 2015 — Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced it will host a webinar on how organizations can defend against “Backoff” malware, featuring insights from the Visa Payment System Cyber Intelligence Team.
PCI Council to Host Webinar on “Backoff” Malware
05 March 2015
PCI Council to Host Acquirer Forum at Transact15
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 5 March 2015 — Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced it will convene acquirers and processors to collaborate on payment security solutions for the merchant community.
PCI Council to Host Acquirer Forum at Transact15
24 February 2015
PCI Council Appoints Bruce Rutherford as 2015 Chairperson
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 24 February 2015— Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced Bruce Rutherford, senior vice president and group head, Enterprise Security Solutions, MasterCard, as PCI SSC chairperson for the 2015 term.
PCI Council Appoints Bruce Rutherford as 2015 Chairperson
28 January 2015
PCI Council Champions Global Data Privacy Day
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 28 January, 2015—Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) urged merchants, banks and technology vendors to make payment security a top priority in 2015, joining more than 200 global organizations in support of Data Privacy Day, an international awareness effort focused on respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust.
PCI Council Champions Global Data Privacy Day

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