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PCI DSS Requirement 1 – Install & Maintain A Firewall Configuration

The PCI DSS outlines numerous requirements that all merchants must follow in order to ensure compliance. The first step is to protect cardholder data by installing and maintaining a firewall configuration. We are going to talk you through what this entails and how our service helps.

This requirement is actually the most technically challenging of all of the PCI DSS standards. However, with our service we use an independently certified firewall that is configured to effectively protect sensitive data and payment systems. Installing and maintaining a firewall configuration may sound simple on the surface, but there is a lot that is entailed in this requirement, as you will discover below.

What do PCI expect when it comes to installing and maintaining a firewall configuration?

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