How to Reduce Your PCI Scope When Accepting Payments

Accepting credit card payments can greatly boost your business’s bottom line, but it comes with immense responsibility. Anyone paying attention to the news knows how ubiquitous credit card breaches and hacks have become. One of the biggest PCI breaches is still the 2013 Target attack that resulted in 40 million card details being stolen.

Security Penetration Testing: What It Is and Why You Need It

If your bank is requiring your company to perform a penetration test as part of your PCI compliance, you’re not alone. Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI-DSS) are now requiring penetration testing (or pen tests) for all organizations that accept credit card payments. It’s an added way to ensure the security of credit card […]

Small Business PCI Compliance Guide

PCI Compliance – Critical for small businesses PCI compliance is critical for small businesses. It is important for two reasons: it gets the company in line with the standards set up by the major credit and debit card brands, and it legitimately checks the security of the business’s systems. In other words, PCI compliant hosting […]