PCI Compliance: Understand and Implement Effective PCI Data Security Standard Compliance by Branden R. WilliamsPCI Compliance: Understand and Implement Effective PCI Data Security Standard Compliance by Branden R. Williams

PCI Compliance: Understand and Implement Effective PCI Data Security Standard Compliance

byBranden R. Williams, Anton ChuvakinEditorBranden R. Williams

Paperback | August 13, 2012

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The credit card industry established the PCI Data Security Standards to provide a minimum standard for how vendors should protect data to ensure it is not stolen by fraudsters.PCI Compliance, 3e,provides the information readers need to understand the current PCI Data Security standards, which have recently been updated to version 2.0, and how to effectively implement security within your company to be compliant with the credit card industry guidelines and protect sensitive and personally identifiable information. Security breaches continue to occur on a regular basis, affecting millions of customers and costing companies millions of dollars in fines and reparations. That doesn t include the effects such security breaches have on the reputation of the companies that suffer attacks.PCI Compliance, 3e,helps readers avoid costly breaches and inefficient compliance initiatives to keep their infrastructure secure.

  • Provides a clear explanation of PCI
  • Provides practical case studies, fraud studies, and analysis of PCI
  • The first book to address version 2.0 updates to the PCI DSS, security strategy to keep your infrastructure PCI compliant
Branden R. Williams (CISSP, CISM, CPISA, CPISM) leads an information security practice in a Global Security Consulting group at a major security firm in Flower Mound, TX and teaches in the NSA Certified Information Assurance program at the University of Dallas's Graduate School of Management. Branden has been involved in information te...
Title:PCI Compliance: Understand and Implement Effective PCI Data Security Standard ComplianceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:360 pages, 9.25 × 7.5 × 0.68 inPublished:August 13, 2012Publisher:Syngress PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:159749948X

ISBN - 13:9781597499484

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Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1. About PCI and This Book

CHAPTER 2. Introduction to Fraud, Data Theft, and Related Regulatory Mandates

CHAPTER 3. Why Is PCI Here?

CHAPTER 4. Determining and Reducing the PCI Scope

CHAPTER 5. Building and Maintaining a Secure Network

CHAPTER 6. Strong Access Controls

CHAPTER 7. Protecting Cardholder Data

CHAPTER 8. Using Wireless Networking

CHAPTER 9. Vulnerability Management

CHAPTER 10. Logging Events and Monitoring the Cardholder Data Environment

CHAPTER 11. PCI for the Small Business

CHAPTER 12. Managing a PCI DSS Project to Achieve Compliance

CHAPTER 13. Don t Fear the Assessor

CHAPTER 14. The Art of Compensating Control

CHAPTER 15. You re Compliant, Now What?

CHAPTER 16. Emerging Technology and Alternative Payment Schemes

CHAPTER 17. Myths and Misconceptions of PCI DSS

Editorial Reviews

"Williams and Chuvakin provide background on Version 2.0 of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), the minimum standard with which vendors must comply to ensure data security. They also provide instruction on how to implement security that is in compliance with industry guidelines and successfully ensures the safety of sensitive and personally identifiable information."--Reference and Research Book News, August 2013