Avoid the typical pitfalls complying with PCI DSS.
Maintaining a compliant PCI DSS network environment is an everyday battle. While compliance is assessed and attested to on an annual basis, there are daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly acts that must also be carried out in order to meet specific requirements. With these tasks come common pitfalls, whether technical or procedural that can affect an entities ability to maintain a complaint in-scope network. Based on Dell SecureWorks’ experience helping clients meet and maintain PCI DSS compliance, we have identified five common pitfalls observed and offer tips to mitigate the risk of a failed compliance audit.