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Welcome to the Coalfire Blog, a resource covering the most important issues in IT security and compliance. You'll also find information on Coalfire's insights into the unique cybersecurity issues that impact the industries we serve, including Cloud Service Providers, RetailFinancial Services, Healthcare, Higher Education, Payments, Government, Restaurants, and Utilities.

The Coalfire blog is written by the company's leadership team and our highly-credentialed security assessment experts. We look forward to your comments, so please join the conversation.

  • Free and low-cost tools for PCI DSS Compliance

    December 12, 2013, Steven Weil, Senior Security Auditor

    Complying with the PCI DSS requires policies and processes plus implementing and managing a variety of software tools. As a QSA who has performed many PCI assessments for merchants and service providers, I’ve seen and assessed a variety of free and low-cost (under $200) software tools that help our customers comply with PCI DSS.

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  • A Proven Strategy for Implementing Vendor Management Programs

    December 10, 2013, Andrew Hicks, Healthcare and Life Sciences Practice Director

    Every regulated industry includes a requirement for managing third-party risk.  Some industries are further along the path and have more mature processes than others.  However, there are tried and true methodologies and standards established by those early movers that we can utilize across other regulated industries.

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