The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS or PCI DSS) is a set of security standards designed to ensure that all companies that accept, process, store or transmit credit card information maintain a secure environment. We explain everything you need to know about PCI compliance.
DTMF masking (often called DTMF suppression) helps organisations obtain PCI compliance whilst continuing to take payments over the phone and record their calls. The masking software either replaces the tones or converts the two pitches into a single flat tone to ensure they cannot be decrypted by a hacker or someone within the organisation.
The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into play on 25th May 2018, designed to protect the personal data of consumers and make organisations more accountable on how they handle such information.
Infosecurity has announced that Verizon has admitted that the data of at least six million customers was exposed online – including names, addresses, account details and account PIN numbers. The data was exposed by a Verizon third party partner NICe Systems who didn’t limit external access to an Amazon S3 server. The leak was discovered…