PCI DSS 3.2.1: What Your Business Needs To Know
Herjavec Group Contributor: David Mundhenk, CISSP, PCI QSA, PCIP The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a worldwide standard, published and maintained by the PCI Security Standards Council (SSC). It is endorsed and enforced by all major credit card brands and their approved acquirers, and is intended to protect cardholder data wherever it is processed, stored, or... Read More
Cybersecurity CEO: What Keeps Chief Information Security Officers Up At Night?
Accountability to the boardroom tops the list of late night worries Los Angeles, Calif. – June 18, 2018 Getting a good night’s sleep has become increasingly difficult for CISOs. The way I see it, there are 3 clear reasons for this and they all center around RISK. After all, aren’t we as Cybersecurity Professionals all in the RISK business? I... Read More
CNN: Hey Corporate America, Get Ready for Cybersecurity Regulation in the US
Robert Herjavec is the founder and CEO of Herjavec Group, which provides cybersecurity services to protect global enterprises from online attacks and threats. He's also an investor on ABC's "Shark Tank." The opinions expressed belong to him. Corporate America should get ready. Cybersecurity regulations will soon be coming to the United States -- and that's actually a good thing. A new... Read More
A Little Clarity: Not Applicable vs. Not Tested within the PCI DSS
Contributors: David Mundhenk CISSP, PCI QSA, PCIP and Ben Rothke CISSP, PCI QSA If you’re a baseball fan in the AL East, you know there is no ambiguity out there – you either love the Boston Red Sox, or you’re obsessed with the New York Yankees. But within the PCI DSS, there’s an area we have found that causes a... Read More
GDPR is Almost Here – Is Your Business Ready?
On May 25, 2018, the European Union (EU) is set to enforce one of the most noteworthy privacy regulations in the cybersecurity industry — the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The enforcement will change how organizations, based not only in the EU, but around the world, conduct their data collection practices. As we noted in our 2018 Cybersecurity Conversations For... Read More
Mediaplanet: How to Protect Against Today’s Feeding Frenzy of Cyber Attackers
With a keen ability to interpret industry trends and understand enterprise security demands, Robert Herjavec, Founder and CEO of Herjavec Group and Investor on ABC's Shark Tank, shares his expertise on how Canadian enterprises can secure their organizational data in today’s changing digital environment. Mediaplanet: What kind of changes have you seen in Canadian organizations and their outlook on data... Read More
Herjavec Group Cybersecurity Cast: How to Ensure Your Business is PCI Compliant
Herjavec Group has launched its very own podcast, The Cybersecurity Cast! Produced by Herjavec Group, The Cybersecurity Cast features discussions on the latest news, trends, vulnerabilities, and exploits in the cybersecurity space. Topics include healthcare, ransomware, identity and access management, and more. Episode 7: How to Ensure Your Business is PCI Compliant As more consumers rely on using credit and... Read More
Does Your Business Need To Be PCI DSS Compliant? Here’s What You Should Know.
David Mundhenk is a multi-certified Security Consultant at Herjavec Group with 20+ years of Information Security industry experience. While he has worked in virtually every security discipline, he specializes in testing and certifying payment processing systems and environments. As more consumers rely on using credit and debit cards for retail transactions, payment card data theft has become a hotbed for... Read More
Herjavec Group Cybersecurity Cast: Cybersecurity Conversations For The C-Suite in 2018
Herjavec Group has launched its very own podcast, The Cybersecurity Cast! Produced by Herjavec Group, The Cybersecurity Cast features discussions on the latest news, trends, vulnerabilities, and exploits in the cybersecurity space. Topics include healthcare, ransomware, identity and access management, and more. Episode 6: Cybersecurity Conversations For The C-Suite in 2018 We recently published the 2018 Cybersecurity Conversation For The... Read More
ITWC: How to achieve security compliance in the face of cyber threats
It was a great year for deceit in 2017 as hackers launched multiple successful attacks against corporations, organizations, governments, and individuals on an unprecedented global scale. The media cyber security darling — or demon — was the WannaCry crypto-worm, which held hostage the files of thousands of Windows users around the world until a Bitcoin ransom was paid. In all, WannaCry took... Read More