Does your company accept credit-card payments? If so, you're responsible for Payment Card Industry (PCI) mandates.
Written by Ira Chandler
Just because you run the world's most secure and reliable computing platform (the IBM i, System i, iSeries, AS/400), you're not exempt from the requirements of the international security council that dictates merchant security. Although the many best practices we employ on the IBM midrange platform generally keep the system out of the news, you still must be compliant with the industry standards.
We will refrain from listing the recent data breaches, knowing that you're aware of the risk you take when you store cardholder data. So, in this short article, we will address the following questions: