PCI council issues guidance to help meet risk assessment piece

Share this article:
The PCI Security Standards Council, the body that manages payment security industries guidelines, on Friday released a methodology for meeting a risk management requirement included in the standard. The "PCI DSS Risk Assessment Guidelines Information Supplement" (PDF) was created to help organizations meet the PCI Data Security Standard's 12.1.2 provision, which mandates the establishment of a "formal process for identifying threats and vulnerabilities that could negatively impact the security of cardholder data."
Share this article:
close

Next Article in News

Sign up to our newsletters

More in News

Latest Citadel trick allows RDP access after malware's removal

Latest Citadel trick allows RDP access after malware's ...

Trusteer, an IBM company, said the new Citadel configuration was detected this month.

Cryptoblocker variant emerges, encryption differs from CryptoLocker

Trend Micro has detected a variant of CryptoLocker in the wild that relies on the advanced encryption standard.

Jimmy John's sandwich chain investigating possible breach

Some financial institutions have indicated that credit cards recently used at Jimmy John's locations have been used to make fraudulent purchases.