Cybersecurity Operations: Is Your Business Complying with These PCI-DSS Requirements?

Did you know that the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) requires that specific cybersecurity operations procedures be conducted on a periodic basis? Depending on whether you’re a merchant or a service provider — and the nature of how you deal with credit cards — these mandatory procedures may include (but are not limited […]

What Every Business Needs to Know About PCI Compliance (10 FAQs Answered)

It seems that every day we hear more and more about data security breaches, foreign cyber-attacks, and consumer warnings about how to protect yourself from falling victim to fraud. Now more than ever, it’s important to stay ahead of the curve and ensure you have the basics down when it comes to protecting your business’ […]

3 Ways to Save Money When Processing Payments

There are certainly costs associated with processing payments, but there are also ways you can save money. Here are three: 1. Invest in a terminal. Contrary to popular belief, renting a terminal will end up costing you more overall, rather than outright buying a terminal. Terminals aren’t as expensive as you may think. Our terminals […]

Your Cyber Incident Response Exercise

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) requires organizations that accept credit card payments to: “Create an incident response plan to be implemented in the event of a system breach” “Review and test the plan” (minimally on an annual basis) “Provide appropriate training to staff with security breach responsibilities” “Develop a process to modify […]

Quick Guide to PCI Compliance: What You Need to Know, Steps You Need to Take

Every industry has its share of specific terms, acronyms and abbreviations. There’s certainly no shortage of them in the world of payments. One that you’ve likely come across on a regular basis — and one of extreme importance to your business — is PCI-DSS. PCI-DSS stands for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. It’s a […]