IT - Encryption
Encryption Is The Best Way To Protect Payment Card Transaction Data
CSO Online, November 29th, 2018
"Criminals are going to steal payment card transaction data, but it won't matter if that data is devalued through encryption...

The PCI Security Standards Council (SSC), which drafts many payment card industry security standards, meets annually in Europe, Asia-Pacific and North America to share new standards, gather feedback from the community, and discuss the burning issues of the day. Security professionals who have to comply with PCI standards need to stay abreast of these updates..."

Former FBI Cyber Official Cautions Against Weakening Encryption Laws
FCW, November 28th, 2018
"A former top cyber official at the FBI involved in the 2015 San Bernadino shooter investigation said he does not believe the Department of Justice needs weaker laws around encryption to do its job and that doing so would result in unacceptable collateral damage to industry and data security..."

See all archived IT - Encryption articles See all articles from this issue