Establishing Remote Data Center Assessment Standards

2020-04-09T20:52:14
ID COALFIRE:944EFDC791119C27F797B19512F3B4EF
Type coalfire
Reporter The Coalfire Blog
Modified 2020-04-09T20:52:14

Description

For the foreseeable future, the COVID-19 crisis has changed the very nature of on-site cybersecurity compliance assessments and testing. Leading the way, the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) quickly recognized that its requirements for physical, on-site data center assessments needed rapid modification due to travel restrictions and health concerns. Though assessors may be temporarily prevented from testing on location, data center security is essential and must continue.