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                         BECOME PCI - DSS 4.0 COMPLIANT

In today’s technologically advanced world companies are at risk or vulnerable to a cyber attack. Discover how Trojan Horse Security's team of IT expert ethical hackers can help you become PCI Compliant. With a complete PCI - DSS Penetration Testing against your network security, web sites, employees and buildings. Providing the best IT Security, Service and Support, for your information security, cyber security needs. Our consultants have the well-recognized security certification, the CISSP.


Trojan Horse Security is a leading provider of industry-specific cyber security risk management and PCI - DSS Compliance Services and Solutions. Our consultants have the IT experience, industry depth and intelligent and sophisticated technolgical tools needed to protect enterprises in all variety of industries that depend upon complex information systems and networks PCI Compliance.


PCI-DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) 4.0 is a set of security standards designed to ensure that companies handling credit card information maintain a secure environment. Compliance with PCI-DSS is crucial for organizations to protect sensitive cardholder data and avoid potential fines, legal liabilities, and reputational damage. Here's a detailed description of various cybersecurity services such as penetration testing, web application security assessments, vulnerability assessments, and preventive measures against hack attacks and ransomware, all aimed at achieving compliance with PCI rules and safeguarding against potential risks:

  1. Penetration Testing:

    • Penetration testing involves simulating real-world attacks on a company's network, systems, and applications to identify vulnerabilities that could be exploited by malicious actors.

    • PCI-DSS 4.0 requires regular penetration testing to assess the security posture of the infrastructure handling cardholder data.

    • Penetration testing helps uncover weaknesses in the network defenses, such as misconfigurations, outdated software, and inadequate access controls.

  2. Web Application Security Assessments:

    • Web application security assessments focus on identifying and addressing vulnerabilities specific to web-based applications that handle cardholder data.

    • This includes testing for common vulnerabilities such as SQL injection, cross-site scripting (XSS), and insecure direct object references.

    • PCI-DSS mandates regular assessments of web applications to ensure they are secure and compliant with the standard's requirements.

  3. Vulnerability Assessments:

    • Vulnerability assessments involve scanning networks and systems for known security weaknesses and misconfigurations.

    • These assessments help identify vulnerabilities before they can be exploited by attackers and assist in prioritizing remediation efforts.

    • PCI-DSS requires organizations to conduct regular vulnerability scans to maintain a secure environment for cardholder data.

  4. Preventing Hack Attacks:

    • Implementing robust cybersecurity measures is crucial for preventing hack attacks and unauthorized access to cardholder data.

    • This includes measures such as network segmentation, strong access controls, encryption of sensitive data, and multi-factor authentication.

    • Regular security awareness training for employees is also essential to prevent social engineering attacks, such as phishing attempts.

  5. Ransomware Prevention:

    • Ransomware attacks pose a significant threat to organizations, including those handling payment card data.

    • Preventive measures against ransomware include regular data backups, patch management to address software vulnerabilities, and endpoint protection solutions.

    • Employee training on recognizing suspicious emails and attachments can help prevent ransomware infections through phishing attacks.

To ensure compliance with PCI-DSS 4.0 and mitigate the risk of fines, legal repercussions, and reputational damage, organizations must implement a comprehensive cybersecurity program that includes the aforementioned services and preventive measures. Regular monitoring, audits, and updates to security controls are essential to maintain a secure environment for cardholder data and protect against evolving cyber threats. Additionally, organizations should stay informed about changes to the PCI-DSS standards and adapt their security practices accordingly to remain compliant and resilient against cyber threats.

Our IT consultants are experts at building infiltration and have managed to infiltrate top, high security facilities. Discover how Trojan Horse Security's suite of security auditing tests can help you find and remediate vulnerabilities within your corporation. Our team consist of former Secret Service Presidential Detail, FBI, and Special Operations SEAL Team Six highly skilled personnel.


Trojan Horse Security offers complete comprehensive IT security solutions across all aspects of PCI compliance including assessing, planning, implementing, monitoring, reporting and maintaining compliance. Our solutions for PCI compliance are based on the latest PCI DSS 4.0 standards 

If you receive Personal Identifiable Information (PII) or want to protect your assets and secrets we are here to test your security, before an attacker puts you in tomorrow’s news headlines.


Contact a specialist to learn how Trojan Horse Security can help you  become PCI-DSS Compliant.


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