Let's take a look at some of the new standards put forth in PCI DSS Version 3.2 when it comes to POS and payments security.
POS Providers need to be QIR Qualified in order to continue installing POS & payments as of March 31st 2016.
Security and compliance have been two of the more important topics of conversation among retailers for several years now, as some of the more devastating and massive data breaches took place within this sector.
CI compliance and similar security standards have evolved a bit more rapidly in the past few years, as regulators and advocates strive to create a more effective line of a rules that will reduce the rate of fraud and identity theft in the US going forward.
Data breaches have continued to plague the private sector in the United States, while a massive rate of information exposed has been traced back to transaction processing procedures in retail that were not properly protected.