Southampton, UK (PRWEB UK) 30 September 2013
PEER 1 Hosting, the global web hosting provider, has issued a guide which outlines the key issues and requirements for brands looking to comply with PCI DSS regulation when sourcing a hosting provider.
PEER 1 Hosting has a wealth of experience in securing infrastructure for online retail brands, and so this whitepaper has been produced to offer a guide for brands unsure of the precautions they need to take.
Whoever said ‘there’s no such thing as bad publicity’ clearly never had to deal with payment card security breaches. As more and more brands move online and take payment from their consumers, the vulnerability to attack and a data breach increases. This whitepaper outlines the scope of PCI DSS for brands, defines who should be interested in it, and the implications and risks of non-compliance including the cost of a data breach in different markets.
By offering tips as to what brands should be looking for in a hosting provider, PEER 1 Hosting is sharing its experience in ensuring brands comply online, avoiding any costly security breaches which can impact both the bottom line as well as the brand perception.
With the launch of this whitepaper, PEER 1 Hosting hopes that brands feel they can turn to them for advice on what is a highly critical regulation for all eCommerce providers dealing with card details online.