Posts Tagged ‘Personal identification number’

Taking Credit Card Security Seriously

Image by Getty Images via Daylife PCI DSS v1.2: A Practical Guide to Implementation By David F. Carr @ Forbes The easiest way for small businesses to address the information security requirements imposed by credit card companies is the wrong way. I’m talking about lying and praying. In 2004 the major credit card companies got […]

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Credit Card Primary Account Number and Encryption

50 Ways to Protect Your Identity and Your Credit: Everything You Need to Know About Identity Theft, Credit Cards, Credit Repair, and Credit Reports Primary Account Number (PAN) is a “12-digit or 19-digit numeric code embossed on the face side of a bank card, and also encoded in the Magnetic Stripe. The primary account number […]

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