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Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV)
What is an Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV)? An Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) is an organization that utilizes security services and tools to conduct external vulnerability scanning in order to verify compliance with PCI DSS Requirement 11.2.2’s external scanning requirements. Before a scanning vendor’s ASV scan solution is added to the PCI Security Standards Council’s (PCI-SCC)…
Ethical hacking is critical for determining how well-prepared organizations are to avoid, detect, and respond to emerging attack methods.
Managed SIEM Providers
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) software solutions are used by business organizations of all sizes to detect and respond to potential IT security threats. Managed SIEM Services Providers implement and operate SIEM systems for businesses.
Vulnerability Scanning Frequency
The frequency of vulnerability scanning is determined by several factors, including IT systems changes, software releases, compliance standards, and many more.
On December 2021, a vulnerability called Log4j, a widely used Java logging tool, was discovered. Exploiting this vulnerability allows attackers to take control over the affected servers.
PCI DSS Requirements
All organizations that process, transmit, or store payment card information must comply with a set of policy requirements to mitigate the risk of a security breach or the loss, theft, or abuse of payment card data.