Dark Reading is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Comments
Payment Security Compliance Takes a Turn for the Worse
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
Dr.T
50%
50%
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
9/27/2018 | 3:05:59 PM
IT 78%?
IT services had the highest levels of compliance (77.8%), Even IT is not enough in my view, this number should be way beyond 90% as they are supposed to know the trouble well enough.
Dr.T
50%
50%
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
9/27/2018 | 3:03:58 PM
Re: financial services (47.9%)
So that fact that over 50% of them are failing to take best security practices towards compliance is a bit disheartening. As long as they protect themselves with an insurance they would not bother I would say.
Dr.T
50%
50%
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
9/27/2018 | 3:02:55 PM
Re: financial services (47.9%)
These are the institutions that we trust to take care of our hard earned money. Yet they are the one not protecting it. The punishment may not be enough in my view.
Dr.T
50%
50%
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
9/27/2018 | 3:01:35 PM
Re: financial services (47.9%)
However, what is alarming is how financial services is sitting below 50% for compliance. Yes that does not make sense at all. It should be cat higher than that.
Dr.T
50%
50%
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
9/27/2018 | 3:00:31 PM
Worse?
I do not understand it could be worse first time in last six years, it was already worse, we keep hearing breached of credit cards.
RyanSepe
50%
50%
RyanSepe,
User Rank: Ninja
9/26/2018 | 9:59:15 AM
financial services (47.9%)
I am not surprised at the decline. The drop from 2016 to 2017 seems negligable. However, what is alarming is how financial services is sitting below 50% for compliance. These are the institutions that we trust to take care of our hard earned money. So that fact that over 50% of them are failing to take best security practices towards compliance is a bit disheartening.


COVID-19: Latest Security News & Commentary
Dark Reading Staff 5/22/2020
The Problem with Artificial Intelligence in Security
Dr. Leila Powell, Lead Security Data Scientist, Panaseer,  5/26/2020
How an Industry Consortium Can Reinvent Security Solution Testing
Henry Harrison, Co-founder & Chief Technology Officer, Garrison,  5/21/2020
Register for Dark Reading Newsletters
White Papers
Video
Cartoon Contest
Write a Caption, Win a Starbucks Card! Click Here
Latest Comment: This comment is waiting for review by our moderators.
Current Issue
How Cybersecurity Incident Response Programs Work (and Why Some Don't)
This Tech Digest takes a look at the vital role cybersecurity incident response (IR) plays in managing cyber-risk within organizations. Download the Tech Digest today to find out how well-planned IR programs can detect intrusions, contain breaches, and help an organization restore normal operations.
Flash Poll
Twitter Feed
Dark Reading - Bug Report
Bug Report
Enterprise Vulnerabilities
From DHS/US-CERT's National Vulnerability Database
CVE-2020-10737
PUBLISHED: 2020-05-27
A race condition was found in the mkhomedir tool shipped with the oddjob package in versions before 0.34.5 and 0.34.6 wherein, during the home creation, mkhomedir copies the /etc/skel directory into the newly created home and changes its ownership to the home's user without properly checking the hom...
CVE-2020-13622
PUBLISHED: 2020-05-27
JerryScript 2.2.0 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure) because a property key query for a Proxy object returns unintended data.
CVE-2020-13623
PUBLISHED: 2020-05-27
JerryScript 2.2.0 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (stack consumption) via a proxy operation.
CVE-2020-13616
PUBLISHED: 2020-05-26
The boost ASIO wrapper in net/asio.cpp in Pichi before 1.3.0 lacks TLS hostname verification.
CVE-2020-13614
PUBLISHED: 2020-05-26
An issue was discovered in ssl.c in Axel before 2.17.8. The TLS implementation lacks hostname verification.