Just spreading the word. If you write/have applications that uses a payment card, you better be aware of the compliance issues you may be facing in the near term.
StorefrontBacktalk - Techniques, Tools, and Tirades about Retail Technology and E-CommerceMost merchants and application vendors seriously underestimate both the scope and the force of the Payment Applications Data Security Standard (PA DSS). If so, it’s only because they haven’t read the standard or don’t immediately grasp what’s involved.
Essentially, this standard could cause merchants of all sizes in all industries to have to switch payment application vendors, argues GuestView Columnist David Taylor.