This is the first of a six-part blog series about Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be discussing PCI, its scope, compliance reporting requirements, readiness assessments, remediation, penetration testing, and vulnerability scans. By the end of this series, we hope our readers will have a better understanding of PCI, its importance, and how to become compliant with PCI security standards.
Due to the highly networked nature of the devices, security needs to be a main focus to the development of the Internet of Things (IoT). Recommendations for security with IoT revolve around training employees, keeping unauthorized users from gaining access, and limiting the amount of collected consumer data and retained information
Phones, computers, laptops, televisions, and even refrigerators can connect to the Internet. With so many devices talking to one another, there is a constant stream of information being shared. But, is there a price for all these devices being interconnected?