PCI Compliance SAQ A Policy Template and Requirements

November 13, 2020 • Published Categories PCI 101 Tags , , ,
PCI Compliance SAQ A Policy Template and Requirements

In this blog installment, I want to provide you with an SAQ A policy set that would cover those merchants that have outsourced all of their processing to a PCI-compliant third party. (Note that there is a significant difference between SAQ A and SAQ A-EP. … Read more

Understanding and Meeting PCI Compliance Policy Requirements

November 2, 2020 • Published Categories PCI 101 Tags , ,
Free PCI Compliance Policy Template

Regardless of the security or compliance framework you are mapping to, there will always be an established set of requirements stating that your business must have documented policies, procedures and standards in place. In this post I will clarify the difference between the three, and … Read more

Security vs. Compliance with PCI DSS Requirement 8

August 4, 2020 • Published Categories Best Practices Tags , ,
PCI DSS Requirement 8

A few weeks ago I was talking with one of my coworkers about the whole security vs compliance conversation. Up until then, I held the premise that compliance does little for security. In retort to my statement he asked the rhetorical question, “Where would these … Read more