Cost of PCI Compliance will soon Climb

February 24, 2009 by · Comments Off on Cost of PCI Compliance will soon Climb 

Webmaster NewsJersey City, NJ – Customers want to pay with plastic. Merchants want to accept those payments. For merchants, adhering to security procedures is a necessary investment in order to be able to accept their customers’ payment cards.

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) require merchants to scan their networks regularly for vulnerabilities. Only PCI Approved Scanning Vendors (ASVs), such as Comodo CA Ltd., can provide the PCI scans needed to validate quarterly compliance. The tests check for known vulnerabilities that a hacker can exploit to steal credit card data and sensitive customer information. Read more