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Archived News from 2020

PCI Assessments During the Global Pandemic

As the global pandemic has restricted travel and eliminated group gatherings, the PCI Council has responded with guidelines that prioritize the health and safety of all personnel involved in an assessment while maintaining the integrity of the assessment itself. The guidelines discuss instances for remote testing where onsite testing is temporarily not possible.

In aligning with the PCI Council’s guidance, we have modified our PCI assessments to include remote testing with sufficient rigor as to have equivalent results as those from an onsite assessment. With your cooperation...

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PCI SSF Validation and Accreditation

We are proud to offer the PCI Software Security Framework (PCI SSF) Validation and Accreditation, a new service based on the PCI Council’s new approach for securely designing and developing both existing and future payment applications.

Our PCI SSF Validation and Accreditation service is for those seeking to demonstrate compliance with the PCI SSF.  Derived from the PCI Data Security Standard and Audit Procedures, the PCI SSF requirements are intended to minimize data breaches leading to the compromise of full magnetic stripe data, card validation codes/values, PINs and...

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We are proud to partner with Earthling Security.

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P2PE PA-DSS Validation and Accreditation

Dara Security is proud to offer the P2PE PA-DSS Validation and Accreditation, a new service focusing on Application Security (Domain 2) of the PCI P2PE Security Standard.  This service satisfies the P2PE requirement calling for an independent assessment of the specific P2PE application that resides within the Point-of-Interaction (POI) device.

The P2PE PA-DSS Validation and Accreditation service is intended for vendors designing applications for PCI-approved POI devices as part of a P2PE solution.  Applications that are suitable for this service are payment applications...

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PRESS RELEASE: Dara Security and FVC Consulting partnership

January 2020 - For immediate release

Dara Security confirms partnership program with FVC Consulting for the Latin America and Caribbean Region

Dara Security is pleased to confirm its ongoing partnership with FVC Consulting, SRL, in providing information security services to organizations within the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region.  Through the partnership, Dara Security and FVC Consulting have seen significant market growth in the region and are committed to continuing their initiative to develop the portfolio of products and...

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