PaymentEye was at the Retail Expo Earl’s Court, London, to visit network security and compliance management company, RandomStorm. The company showcased its range of specialist products and services developed to help merchants and payment service providers to ensure that their networks are compliant with the latest Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS v2.0).
Commenting on the company’s decision to attend Retail Expo, Robin Hill, co-founder of RandomStorm said, “All companies that process payment card transactions need to undergo an annual security audit of their systems to prove compliance to their card issuers, but this just confirms that they are compliant at the time of the audit.”
“Our compliance management platform and range of professional services are designed to take retailers through the compliance process and ensure that they can maintain a high security posture between their annual audits. This not only helps to prevent a potentially costly data security breach but also helps to streamline the annual compliance process, saving resource and budget. We are looking forward to attending our first Retail Expo so that we can share the experience and expertise that we have gained from supporting merchants of all sizes.”
Products on show at Retail Expo included:
- StormAgent: provides continuous log management and file integrity monitoring for merchants’ networked assets
- WebStorm: scans retailers’ Web applications and ecommerce sites for common Web vulnerabilities such as Cross Site Scripting (XSS), which hackers can exploit to gain access to back-office systems where cardholder data is stored
- MicroStorm: a compact plug and play, integrated security assessment appliance that is ideal for retailers with multiple smaller premises that all need to be monitored for PCI DSS compliance
- iStorm: enables retailers to regularly scan their internal networks for new vulnerabilities to help them to remain PCI compliant between scheduled audits
- RandomStorm StormCore Management Platform: correlates information from all of RandomStorm’s scanning modules onto StormCore, providing IT and retail business managers with a unified, graphical representation of the real-time health of the network, together with remediation advice on any critical vulnerability threatening the company’s security.
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