PCI DSS: Key Changes

Jasmine Harrison, Philip Brining and Joe Kirk

Join our hosts for this weeks episode of the Data Protection Made Easy podcast

Episode 138: PCI DSS 4.0

Uncovered: Data Security Insights!

Episode 138 of the Data Protection Made Easy Podcast was an enlightening journey into the world of data protection, cybersecurity, and PCI DSS. Recorded today, this insightful episode featured experts Phil Brining, Tristan Mills, and special guest Kenechi Obetta, sharing their knowledge on crucial topics.

🚀 In this episode, we covered:

The Latest News in Data Security: Our experts began by dissecting the most recent developments in data protection, cybersecurity, and PCI DSS. We explored intriguing stories and updates that are making waves in these ever-evolving fields. From data breaches to emerging trends, we kept you up-to-date.

Meet Kenechi Obetta: We had the privilege of introducing our in-house cyber security consultant and esteemed guest, Kenechi Obetta, to our community. If you’ve explored our website, you might have come across articles and blogs written by Kene. In this episode, she made her debut appearance on the podcast, and we were excited to hear her insights. Kenechi shared her remarkable journey into the world of cybersecurity, drawing from her diverse career experiences. She discussed the aspects of her work that ignite her passion and her views on the evolving landscape of data security.

Demystifying PCI DSS: Our discussion then delved into the intricacies of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). This foundational knowledge covered the different PCI DSS levels, merchant categories, and the critical aspects of cardholder data environments (CDE) and cardholder data (CHD). Our experts shed light on the significant changes introduced in PCI DSS version 4.0, highlighting the key differences from version 3.1.2. We also explored the challenging aspects of PCI DSS compliance and identified who should be preparing for this significant update.

Security and GDPR: Drawing parallels between security and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we unveiled valuable lessons that can be applied to enhance security practices within the GDPR framework. This insightful discussion provided a comprehensive view of how these two critical aspects of data protection complement and reinforce each other.

Beyond the Standards: While ISO 27001, Cyber Essentials, and other standards offer critical guidelines for data security, are they the ultimate solution? Our experts dissected the role of these standards in bolstering cybersecurity and data protection. They highlighted the strengths and limitations of these standards, providing valuable insights into how organizations can navigate the complexities of data security beyond mere compliance.

🎧 You can listen to the full episode on all major audio streaming platforms. Just click on the Spotify player above, and delve into the intricacies of data protection and cybersecurity. Stay informed and empowered in data security!

This comprehensive episode not only equips you with essential knowledge but also helps enhance your organization’s approach to safeguarding sensitive data. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or simply curious about the latest trends, this podcast is your gateway to staying informed and empowered in the ever-changing landscape of data security.

Don’t miss out on this illuminating discussion! Stay tuned for Episode 138 of the Data Protection Made Easy Podcast, your trusted source for navigating the complex world of data protection and cybersecurity.