Tagged as: PCI

12 Feb
2018

Understanding the IoT Digital Attack Surface and Threat Mitigation

Understanding the IoT Digital Attack Surface and Threat Mitigation The IoT (Internet of Things) continues to grow, which in turn expands your organization’s attack surface. That’s because the more “things” you connect to your business network, the more data is collected and the more endpoints there are to safeguard. According

29 Jan
2018

Vendor Risk Management – It’s Worth the Headache

Vendor Risk Management – It’s Worth the Headache Understanding how your third-party vendors handle personally identifiable information (PII) and other types of privacy data will forever alter the way your organization does business with them. With initiatives like the Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) taking hold for organizations who do

30 Aug
2017

Tokenizing with Your Payment Service Provider? Think Again Part 1 of 2

Tokenizing with Your Payment Service Provider? Think Again Part 1 of 2 Tokenization has the attention of industries worldwide due to its effectiveness in securing sensitive data sets and reducing PCI compliance scope. Most importantly, people are taking note of the simple fact that if your tokenized data is breached,

01 Jun
2017

The Advantage of Leveraging Load Balancers with Cloud-based Tokenization

The Advantage of Leveraging Load Balancers with Cloud-based Tokenization If you are handling any type of sensitive data, like payment card data (PCI) or Personally Identifiable Data (PII), and you’re not tokenizing this data outside of your environment currently, then you have some opportunity to strengthen your risk posture.  We

12 Apr
2017

Fintech is Solving Problems in Finance, but Introducing Risk – Part 1 of 3

As financial institutions move away from legacy environments to full digitization, they are realizing that they are not able to offer all of the digital financial services because of prohibitive development costs, speed to market, lack of technical resources…

28 Dec
2015

Cyber-Criminals Want Your PII — Is Your Data Secure?

Personally Identifiable Information (PII) is the most valuable information for the worldwide network of fraudsters. PII records generally sell for around $50/record on the black market, as opposed to around $5/payment account number (PAN). You can do the ugly math on the Anthem healthcare hack that exposed 78 million records.

29 Oct
2015

European Union High Courts Strike Down Safe Harbor – TokenEx is Prepared

Recently the European Union’s (EU) Highest Court struck down Safe Harbor, an agreement between the United States and the EU regarding the sharing of data between the regions for business purposes. From reports, there are approximately 4,500 US organizations that will be impacted by this ruling, including data vault and