Wakefield, MASS 26 July 2018 —
Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced the first PCI SSC Global Executive Assessor Roundtable. The Roundtable will be an Executive Committee level advisory board comprised of senior executives from PCI assessor companies. https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/get_involved/global_executive_assessor_roundtable
“We are thrilled to launch this exciting new initiative,” said PCI SSC Executive Director Lance J. Johnson. “The Council depends on the input of a wide range of stakeholders and the assessor community is a critical group to the future of payment security. The Global Executive Assessor Roundtable will provide the PCI SSC with valuable insights for our efforts to improve data payment security around the globe.”
The inaugural Global Executive Assessor Roundtable members are from the following organizations:
• Advantio Limited
• Atsec (Beijing) Information Technology Co., Ltd
• Coalfire Systems, Inc
• ControlCase, LLC
• Foregenix Ltd.
• International Business Machines Corporation
• Internet Security Auditors
• K3DES, LLC
• MCI Communications, Inc. dba Verizon Business Services
• NCC Services Ltd
• Payment Software Company (PSC)
• RSM US LLP
• Schellman & Company, LLC
• SecurityMetrics, Inc.
• Sysxnet Limited, dba Sysnet Global Solutions
• Trustwave Holdings, Inc.
• Usd AG
• UL Transaction Security PTY Ltd
The PCI SSC works with organizations around the world to help secure payment data, and trains and qualifies thousands of assessors every year that help ensure the correct adoption and implementation of the PCI Security Standards. “The new Global Executive Assessor Roundtable brings together senior leaders of assessor companies with insights from different regions of the world and experience on a wide variety of PCI assessor programs,” said Mauro Lance, Chief Operating Officer, PCI Security Standards Council. “We look forward to working with them and leverage their feedback to improve our standards and programs”.
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