PCI PIN Requirement 18-3, Key Blocks Implementation “Phase 1,” is effective JUNE 1st. Are you ready? Most organizations in the payments industry are are aware that the latest requirements for Key Blocks in PCI PIN 3.0 have been broken into three phases, each with its own effective date. This allows organizations to focus their resources...Read More
Join me to continue Empowering Women in Payments. Wnet (Women’s Network in Electronic Transactions) was launched in 2005, and is an organization dedicated to helping women in the payments industry achieve greater personal success, influence and professional parity. Wnet supports and promotes women in the payments industry through a number of methods, including world-class national...Read More
The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC), published version 3.0 of the PCI PIN security requirements in August 2018. This updated version was a collaborative effort between the PCI SSC and the American Standards Committee (ASC) X9. Together they integrated the ASC TR-39 into the PCI PIN security requirements to amalgamate it into...Read More
There have been exciting developments within the payments industry this past week, with Fidelity National Information Services Inc (FIS) announcing last Monday it has agreed to buy Worldpay for about $35 billion. The acquisition marks the biggest deal to date in the fast-growing electronic payments industry. Growth in payment systems has kept deals rolling even...Read More
Welcome to GEM SECURITY SOLUTIONS GEM SECURITY SOLUTIONS is an exciting new launch by an expert in the payment security industry, Donna Gem. With over 27 years of expertise in PCI regulations and payment brands, Donna Gem brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the company and looks forward to working with you to...Read More
GEM SECURITY SOLUTIONS will help to ensure that your business is PCI PIN complaint. Our job is to let you focus on the core business functions while we handle the information security pre-assessment and remediation.