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Conformance Executive to Speak at PCI Community Meeting

September 19, 2018

RENO, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 19, 2018--Conformance Technologies, a fast-growing provider of operating systems, education systems and expertise used in managing business compliance requirements and Qualified Security Assessor (QSA), today announced Executive Vice President of Risk and Investigations Rick Heroux will speak at the upcoming Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council’s (PCI SSC) 2018 North American Community Meeting, Sept. 25-27, at The Mirage Las Vegas.

Small merchants are suffering devastating security breaches at an alarming rate. “Security with My Fries, Please. How to Help Small Merchants Protect their Businesses,” scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 27, should prove to be a spirited conference session. Besides highlighting the plight of these merchants, the session details how payment processors and service providers can best protect small merchants, while explaining new resources available to help that the Council has recently made available.

Heroux will join moderator Lauren Holloway, the Council’s director of standards coordination, as well as fellow PCI Small Business Task Force members and session panelists Jenna Hutt, retail technology specialist for Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, and Laura Knapp Chadwick, director of commerce and entrepreneurship for the National Restaurant Association.

The PCI SSC is a global forum that develops, maintains and manages PCI Security Standards which include the Data Security Standard (DSS), Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS) and PIN Transaction Security (PTS) requirements. The North American event brings together Council staff and industry experts to share the latest in security strategies, cover standards updates review the latest technology advancements.

To learn more about how Conformance Technologies products and services can help small and midsize businesses meet PCI compliance and other mandated requirements and security best practices, please telephone 775.336.5533 or email info@conformancetech.com.

About Conformance Technologies

Conformance Technologies is a fast-growing provider of operating systems, educational systems and expertise used in managing business compliance requirements. More than 300,000 small and midsize business end-users rely on Conformance Technologies’ solutions to protect their businesses every day, both domestically and in 22 countries around the world. Privately held and headquartered in Reno, Nevada, Conformance Technologies evolved from a payments consultancy and PCI compliance firm originally established in 2003. Today, the company has become a leading provider of automated compliance and sensitive data protection systems and services and is a PCI Security Standards Council Qualified Security Assessor organization. For more information, please visit conformancetech.com.

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CONTACT: Strategic Marketing

Peggy Bekavac Olson, 480-510-8120

conformance@smktg.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NEVADA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY ONLINE RETAIL DATA MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE SECURITY SMALL BUSINESS PROFESSIONAL SERVICES RETAIL

SOURCE: Conformance Technologies

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