What in the World is a Qualified Integrator and Reseller?

July 15, 2020 • Published Categories PCI 101 Tags ,
What is a Qualified Integrator and Reseller?

The PCI DSS self-assessment questionnaire can be challenging for non-technical people, especially when you don’t understand the different terms floating around inside it. “Qualified Integrator and Reseller” is one of those terms that is known to throw merchants for a loop. The PCI DSS question … Read more

The PCI Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) Program

June 8, 2020 • Published Categories PCI 101 Tags
PCI Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) Program

Excerpted from the ControlScan white paper, “Terminal Encryption for Security and PCI Compliance.” When the PCI Security Standards Council (SSC) released the first version of the PCI Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) standard in 2011, its goal was to help merchants obtain a path to compliance that … Read more

4 Ways to Avoid Security Vulnerability and Mandated Compliance Overload

October 10, 2019 • Published Categories PCI 101 Tags ,
Running from compliance overload?

Do you suffer from security vulnerability and mandated compliance overload? If so, you aren’t alone. Many organizations and their employees are stuck in a veritable non-stop barrage of daily updates when it comes to the latest security trends/concerns, breaches and new compliance mandates. Buzzworthy topics … Read more