In the last several years, awareness of issues around payment card security and PCI standards has grown exponentially. As more businesses implement Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) as a necessary layer in protecting their customers' account data, this increased vigilance will help result in fewer breaches, not to mention losses for businesses, financial institutions and cardholders.

The next few months will feature ramped up discussion of this topic as we head into the next lifecycle stage of the PCI standards, the release of the new PIN Transaction Security standard in the spring and the next iteration of PCI DSS and the Payment Application DSS in October.

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