If your organization collects, stores, transmits, or processes credit card information, the New Year ushers in some new rules.
Updates to the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) were released in November 2013 and become effective January 1, 2014. Issued by the PCI Security Standards Council, the recent updates include some additions, enhancements, and best practice guidelines to help properly secure online payments and transaction systems. Merchants and organizations will have until the end of 2014 to achieve compliance with many of the new updates and until mid-2015 to comply with certain additions to the standard.
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