How to Reduce Controls and Streamline Compliance
If your organization stewards payment card information (PCI) and has attempted PCI compliance before, you more than likely are familiar with the pains of PCI audits.
An effective way to ensure you’re meeting compliance obligations as efficiently as possible is to simplify your cardholder data environment (CDE). This is primarily done by reducing or eliminating the amount of cardholder data (CHD) in your systems—and in turn, the scope of PCI DSS controls—within your network. This can be accomplished in myriad ways, like PCI tokenization, which we explain in our "PCI Descoping" ebook.