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How to find out the PCI address for a given ethernet device

This is something I was looking for since ages, because it could be useful for automating deployiments on bare metal.

When building bond interfaces, something you really want is to bond devices on different hardware paths, for example one embedded ethernet and one from a PCI lane. 81 more words


Sitelink Receives PCI DSS Level 1 Security Certification

After an extensive third party audit, SiteLink is awarded the highest level of software and server security certification, PCI DSS Level 1

The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) is an information security standard defined by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council. 372 more words

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What’s in store for stores in 2015? 3 retail game changers

Retail never stays still – if anything, it’s moving faster than ever. This year alone, we’ve seen growing adoption of click and collect and contactless payments, to name two examples. 261 more words


"Its in the cloud! Nobody knows the cloud!"

That was a great movie. Sex Tape, starring Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel said out loud what everyone is thinking. No one knows “The Cloud”.  What is it? 1,643 more words


Best Practices for Achieving Compliance through Security (COSEC)

By Carl Milloshewski, TierPoint Security and Compliance Manager

Taking a Layered Approach

Many companies try to meet compliance standards based on an auditing, checklist model. These companies or their consultants go through the published requirements for a particular compliance framework dotting their I’s and crossing their T’s, and, from an auditing standpoint, they become compliant for that particular framework, spending time, money and resources focused only on compliance, but not necessarily security. 284 more words


Judge Ruling Favors Financial Institutions in Target Lawsuits

This is a completely intriguing situation from a liability perspective.  With this judicial ruling, the door has been left open for financial institutions to seek their pound of flesh from the merchants in the event of a breach.  35 more words

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Top Tips to Maintain the Security of Database Environment

It’s very difficult to be confident about the security of database environment? Because databases may contain sensitive or regulated information, critical applications or stored functions, ensuring database security is undoubtedly a number one priority. 960 more words

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