Customer Data Security, Privacy, and the Internet of Things

January 6, 2020 • Published Categories Best Practices Tags ,
Customer Security, Privacy, and the Internet of Things

Guest post by Mark Pribish, Merchants Information Solutions, Inc. Have you ever thought about how installing smart or connected devices such as a residential doorbell or security camera using a Wi-Fi connection can put your personal or business data at risk of being hacked? According … 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

How Website Security Gets Breached: 3 Common Errors and 3 Basic Fixes

June 7, 2017 • Published Categories PCI 101 Tags , ,
Website security: 3 common errors, 3 basic fixes

The bad guys don’t care what—or how much of it—you sell online. Today’s e-commerce businesses are in hackers’ cross hairs for many reasons, not the least of which is their ease of access. With the Internet as their gateway, every single e-commerce business is an … Read more

PCI Learnings from the Verizon 2017 Data Breach Digest

April 12, 2017 • Published Categories Best Practices Tags , , ,
PCI Learning from the Verizon 2017 Data Breach Digest

The story behind the DBD. Each spring, the information security community looks forward to the release of the latest Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report (DBIR). This year we have some advanced data breach info as we await the DBIR: The Verizon 2017 Data Breach Digest … Read more