How mobile and distributed POS systems are making PCI security harder than ever


Reports of data breaches against merchants targeting Point of Sale (POS) systems at retail locations has become a regular occurrence for the past several years, and there seems to be no slowing down.

The growing popularity of alternative payment methods using various mobile applications and mobile POS solutions are also intended to reduce data theft, but does using these payment methods introduce other avenues of potential compromise?

What We're Going to Cover

  • How do I maintain PCI security while adopting new payment systems
  • How do you achieve this with minimal IT staff and on premise head count
  • Why being PCI COMPLIANT is not enough anymore. You need to be PCI SECURE and we'll show you how

About Jeff Man

Jeff ManJeff Man is a respected Information Security expert, adviser, and evangelist. He has over 33 years of experience working in all aspects of computer, network, and information security, including risk management, vulnerability analysis, compliance assessment, forensic analysis and penetration testing.

Earlier in his career, Jeff held security research, management and product development roles with NSA, the DoD and private-sector enterprises. Jeff served as a QSA for nearly 10 years, first with TrustWave, then with VeriSign and finally AT&T Consulting. In this role he has provided PCI consulting and advisory services to many of the nation's best known brands.