PCI Penetration Testing in UK

PCI Penetration Testing in UK2023-01-02T07:36:53+00:00
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What is PCI DSS Penetration Testing?

PCI DSS is a mandatory requirement for any organization that accept payment cards as a means of processing payments. To ensure the security of applications, networks and cardholder data; organizations shall perform periodic vulnerability assessments and penetration testing. PCI Penetration Testing is a requirement for PCI Compliance.

PCI Penetration test helps organizations secure the CDE and meet the PCI compliance requirements.

PCI DSS is a mandatory requirement for any organization that accepts payment cards as a means of processing payments. To ensure the security of applications, networks and cardholder data, organizations shall perform periodic vulnerability assessments and penetration testing. In contrast to general pen testing, a PCI Pentest precisely focuses on the security of the cardholder data environment (CDE).

PCI Penetration Testing Requirements

PCI Penetration Testing Requirements

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

1. Why do businesses require PCI Penetration Testing?2022-12-05T04:43:02+00:00
  • Detect security vulnerabilities in the PCI environment.
  • Reduce the risk of getting breached or hacked.
  • Achieve compliance with industry standards.
  • Provide proof of compliance with industry standards.
  • Builds trust & credence among customers & partners by being security conscious.
2. How often should organizations perform PCI Penetration Testing?2022-12-05T04:44:02+00:00

Annual Penetration testing is required for all merchants that stock, transmit or manage payment information and at least quarterly for merchants that utilise a third party to store, manage or transmit payment card data on their behalf.

 

3. Why is Penetration Testing important for PCI DSS?2022-12-05T04:44:49+00:00

Penetration Testing is a vital exercise to secure the safety of payment systems. It helps you find, prevent, and mitigate security vulnerabilities. It also allows you to determine weaknesses and vulnerabilities.

Penetration Testing is also a critical part of the compliance process as it verifies that the deployed solutions align with the security standards and protection requirements.

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