In one of our features this month, "2006: Year of exposed IDs," we discuss the various breaches that have plagued businesses of all sizes over the last year. As our edition went to press, still other incidents cropped up.
There's much controversy surrounding PCI mandates these days. With huge breaches of private data, some are wondering just how effective PCI requirements are. Ask many experts, however, and they'll say that being compliant with the PCI Data Security Standard doesn't mean your company's infrastructure is secure.