PCI DSS v4.0: Countdown to Compliance

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PCI Compliance Countdown

PCI DSS v3.2.1 will be retiring on March 31, 2024. To prepare for the transition to PCI DSS v4.0, CampusGuard has designed a four-part video series to provide additional insight into new PCI DSS v4.0 requirements and how your organization can best achieve and maintain compliance. Watch the video series below to learn more:

Key Factors in Adopting PCI DSS v4.0 Compliance Standards

There are many considerations when preparing to meet compliance requirements for PCI DSS v4.0. The best way to ensure your organization isn’t missing the deadline for any new requirements is to plan your timeline for implementing them now.

Transitioning to PCI DSS v4.0

On March 31, 2024, some of the new 63 requirements for PCI DSS v4.0 will be effective immediately. To achieve PCI DSS compliance and transition smoothly to PCI DSS v4.0, your organization can take several important steps outlined in the following video.

Reducing Your PCI Scope

Your organization should be well underway in the process of transitioning to PCI DSS v4.0. By reducing your PCI DSS scope, your organization can simplify compliance efforts and minimize associated costs.


Ensuring PCI DSS Compliance Of Third Party Service Providers

Among other updates, PCI DSS v4.0 clarifies the way third-party service providers (TPSPs) interact with your organization. Organizations are responsible for managing their TPSP relationships in accordance with PCI DSS requirements 12.8.1 through 12.8.5, which includes monitoring their compliance status at least once per year.

The CampusGuard team wants to be your partner in supporting you in your journey to achieving and maintaining PCI DSS v4.0 compliance. Contact us if you have any questions or would like to get started.


About the Author
Kathy Staples

Kathy Staples

Marketing Manager

Kathy Staples has over 20 years of experience in digital marketing, with special focus on corporate marketing initiatives and serving as an account manager for many Fortune 500 clients. As CampusGuard's Marketing Manager, Kathy's main objectives are to drive the company's brand awareness and marketing strategies while strengthening our partnerships with higher education institutions and organizations. Her marketing skills encompass multiple digital marketing initiatives, including campaign development, website management, SEO optimization, and content, email, and social media marketing.