Prepare Your Company for a Successful PCI-DSS Assessment

MegaplanIT’s PCI-DSS Compliance Training helps pave the path to compliance by establishing a company-wide knowledge base of PCI standards. Whether it’s aimed at a technical or high-level executive audience, training can be tailored to address any point of interest within the 12 PCI-DSS requirements. 

PCI-DSS Compliance Training Agenda:

Intro to PCI-DSS compliance

General explanation and history of the PCI-DSS standards.

PCI-DSS standards updates

Overview of changes from PCI-DSS 2.0 to the new PCI-DSS 3.2 standard.

Preparing for an assessment

Includes an overview of questions the QSA will ask, tips on annual audit planning, and tips for reducing PCI assessment costs.

Scope, controls, & segmentation

Tips for identifying compliance-relevant systems, how to handle non-compliant systems, and an overview of segmentation.

Logging and monitoring

Requirements for logging and monitoring PCI-critical systems.

Merchant and acquirer

How to deal with an Acquirer from a Merchant's perspective, an overview of how Merchants, Acquirers, and VISA/MC are connected, and an overview of Merchant IDs and Merchant levels.

Self assessment questionnaire

Interpretation of the Self-Assessment Questionnaire (SAQ) and Executive Management accountability.

Compliance from a merchant’s POV

Addressing Merchant-specific topics, including comprehensive coverage of PIN Pad and POS system requirements.

Cardholder data

How to handle cardholder data and how this data is stored and transmitted across systems.

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