PCI Compliance Across the SD-WAN Protecting Personal Financial Data

Highly sensitive personal identity and financial data have become enticing and highly lucrative targets for cyber-criminals. According to Business Wire, fraud losses incurred on credit, debit, and prepaid payment cards reached $16.1 billion in 2014 and are expected to exceed $35 billion by 2020.1 Vulnerabilities to credit card fraud exist anywhere in the transaction process including point-of-sale devices, personal computers, servers that store credit card or transaction data, Wi-Fi hotspots, websites and web shopping applications and more. Protecting cardholder information is not only a challenge for any enterprise transacting credit card payments but a government mandate.

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