The article explains why data security and PCI compliance cannot be achieved overnight, and addresses some common doubts that owners experience during the decision-making process.
Given that implementing and adhering to all Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) requirements can be expensive and resource intensive, is it worth it for organizations to propel data security and PCI compliance to the top of their priority list?
Some valid questions that come up are:
- Can compliance and security eliminate a breach?
- Are costs of maintaining data security higher than the risks and costs associated with a breach?
- Why can’t data security be achieved quickly?
- Are there solutions offering the same benefits at a lower cost?