“Ability” – Best Practices For Encryption Key Management

Data encryption is a significant component of an organization’s response to emerging security threats and regulatory compliance mandates. Most of the organizations have already implemented controls by encrypting data, but find that managing the associated encryption keys throughout their lifecycle quickly becomes a problem.

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Is blockchain fit for the post-quantum future?

Cryptography is one of the cornerstones of all blockchain infrastructures. Hashes link blocks together and public-private key cryptography helps secure data and verify transactions. A major advantage of blockchain is that its cryptography man es it virtually untamperable, with changes in the crypto being virtually impossible.

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Key generation and distribution considerations for PCI DSS Compliance

Payment Cards Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) compliance protects vulnerable customers who are unaware of the complex technologies behind the scenes.

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PCI DSS technological requirements for Certified Devices

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) was created by the major credit card companies to serve as a guide for merchants who save, process, and transmit credit card data towards initiating more sophisticated security measures.

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HSM as a Service – meeting PCI data security standards (Part 1 of 2)

The Payment Card Industry’s Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) mandate that all entities transmitting, storing or processing cardholder data must meet certain security criteria to ensure compliance. Noncompliance with these standards can lead to a fine or even a termination of service for the offending organization. These is plenty of information in the public domain on how to ensure compliance. However, for many FinTech start-ups, the real challenge is to ensure compliance while minimizing the cost of compliance.

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Why blockchains need to be auditable for business adoption

Blockchain has become one of the biggest technological surges of this century. It has been, and still is, primarily used by individuals for unregulated financial transactions. However, if blockchain is going to live on and have a lasting impact, it will need to be adopted by businesses.

In this article we’ll be discussing why blockchains need to become auditable, and how this functionality will promote a wider development of this emerging technology.

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Intelligent banking needs a cybersecurity edge

Advances in financial technology are transforming banking as we know it and this spark innovation is changing the approach of this historically traditional sector. How can the industry ensure their cybersecurity strategy matches the rest of their next-gen business?

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PCI DSS requirements for building and maintaining a secure network and systems

When building and then subsequently maintaining a secure payment network, the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) recommends that 12 security requirements be met to secure payment data.

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