7 Deadly Myths and Solutions for PCI Compliance

Cougias, Dorian
October 2008
Hospitality Upgrade;Autumn2008, p142
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the seven deadly myths on Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) compliance initiative of hospitality industry in the U.S. The myths include the applicability of PCI DSS on the different standards and personalities of the society as well as the susceptibleness of small business on hacking and fraudulent acts, personal identifiable data in credit cards offers risk opportunities despite the existence of firewall systems, PCI DSS offers various benefits to businesses, not all information infrastructure complies with PCI DSS standards and does not offer complicated process and offers a lot of resources. It also offers information on how to address the issue as well as importance of PCI DSS compliance.


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