October 08, 2015, Joseph Tinucci, Senior Director, Managed Services
The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI DSS) held their 2015 North American Community Meeting this year in Vancouver, BC, from September 29 – October 1. Coalfire was well represented at the meeting, with Dan Fritsche, Managing Director, Application Security, making two presentations at the event (Point-to-Point Encryption and Securing Virtual Payments). Since I was also there, and I am a guest blogger for the Treasury Institute for Higher Education’s PCI DSS blog, I posted about the PCI DSS trends that I observed at the meeting.
In summary, the main themes that I heard were:
If you would like to read more, the full post can be found on the Institute’s blog at http://treasuryinstitutepcidss.blogspot.com/2015/10/more-observations-from-pci-ssc-north.html.
Joseph D. Tinucci recently moved from the University of Colorado Treasury to Coalfire Systems. At CU Joe managed the PCI DSS compliance program for over 175 merchants across four campuses. Now he is helping clients manage their compliance programs from the other side of the desk; he notes that it is a refreshing change of pace and duties to be on the "illuminating side" (as opposed to the “Dark Side”).
Joseph Tinucci — Senior Director, Managed Services
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