Prepare for PCI Validated P2PE

As incidences of data breaches continue to plague businesses, many are looking to shore up security. For those who accept card-present payments, Point to Point Encryption (P2PE) is essential. What Is Point to Point Encryption? P2PE is a solution that cryptographically secures cardholder payment data and authentication information from the point of entry, throughout the…

Introducing TC CardCurrent – Account Updating Solution

TC CardCurrent™ Is a New Account Updater Service that Assists Businesses with Keeping Clients’ Payment Information Up-to-Date. If maintaining client payment card information is a challenge, take a look at TC CardCurrent™. This new service, helps make this task easier. An account updating product, TC CardCurrent helps merchants keep accurate customer payment card data on file when accepting…

TrustCommerce Turns 15

This year marks TrustCommerce’s 15th anniversary. When e-commerce was in infancy, TrustCommerce was born out of a need to secure electronic payments. In a Wild West of sorts, TrustCommerce was a pioneer of tokenization and encryption to ensure that electronic payments were protected at the point of entry, through transit, and stored securely.

Prepare for PCI DSS Version 3.0

Thomas Jefferson wisely said, “Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.” When it comes to compliance with Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) version 3.0, it might be time for merchants to heed Jefferson’s advice. In a recent survey conducted by NTT Com Security aimed at assessing the awareness, acceptance, and understanding of PCI DSS 3.0, the findings were eye-opening:

  • Just 30% of respondents said they have reviewed the requirements and have a plan in place.
  • 41% stated they had heard of PCI DSS 3.0, but did not have a plan for compliance.
  • 70% were unaware of the date by which they need to be PCI DSS 3.0 compliant. [1]