If you connect to a "cloud" VPS using Remote Desktop without TLS or SSL and you swipe (or type) credit card numbers from your computer 'up' to software running on your VPS, your business is in violation of the PCI DSS.
Want to do ConsignPro Cloud? You can do it right now. Want to do your own Liberty Cloud? You can do it right now. ConsignmentTill, Consignment Success, or any of the desktop-based consignment software programs, can all turn into this "cloud" service.
This is one of the most common ConsignPro support calls we receive. The ConsignPro settings file (cp.ini) is the second-most important file that you should be backing-up on a daily basis. If this file "goes missing," ConsignPro will not load.
Do you have Stunnel installed on your computer? Time to uninstall or patch. There is a known flaw that could be utilized to inject arbitrary code and ultimately control where the connection goes.
Our booth is booked for Sourcemart at this year's NARTS Conference 2013 in San Diego! Be sure to stop by and see us at our booth! The focus this year is to raise awareness @ PCI DSS Compliance.
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The PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) v2.0 document is 75 pages long and details each item required of a business that accepts credit cards. It provides a set of rules and guidelines for properly securing cardholder data and personally identifiable information. If you process credit cards at your business, you are required to adhere to PCI DSS.
Websites are not a "set it and forget it" sort of thing. WordPress must be updated and maintained on a regular basis and if you ignore this maintenance, you'll have some friends coming to visit you...
ConsignPro and Liberty are incompatible with Gmail or any secure email service. Although Liberty made attempts to add some support for it, it is not compatible with secure connections to Gmail today.
Here is a video tutorial on how to install AdBlock Plus for Firefox.