Guidance on how organizations should protect the confidentiality of personal identifiable information, SP 800-122: Guide to Protecting the Confidentiality of Personally Identifiable Information, or PII, has been issued by the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
Over the past year or so, since the Heartland Payment Systems breach, we've heard a lot about the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). What does 'PCI compliant' mean? Can a PCI compliant organization be breached? What's the role of the Qualified Security Assessor (QSA)?
Peter Spier, Senior Risk...