Retail Industry

Retail Industry

Retail Industry

The retail industry is a stage for buying and selling.  Technology makes this process easier, faster and more wide-reaching.  As such, additional and more perilous risks are introduced into the lifecycle. With the increase in online and digital payment services, protecting the information of consumers and companies of the utmost importance.

In the 2017 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report, of all the data breaches that happened last year, 15% were in the retail and accommodations industry. On top of this, the retail industry faces a number of challenges, including:

  • Card-Not-Present Transaction Risks
  • Phishing and Skimming Threats and Attacks
  • Increased Responsibility for Sensitive Information

The good news is that Compass IT Compliance has you covered. With robust services and a mature process designed to work with you, Compass is ready, willing, and able to help you mitigate your risk:


PCI Compliance Services

Identify gaps and weaknesses in the controls you have established related to the latest version of the PCI Data Security Standard

Vulnerability Assessment Services

Identify technical vulnerabilities in computers and networks, as well as weaknesses in policies and practices related to the operation of these systems

Penetration Testing Services

Follow industry best practices and methodologies to identify potential threats, pinpointing the devices that could be compromised, and provide you with a detailed, prioritized remediation plan so you can bolster your defenses, before an attack comes your way

Incident Response Program

Develop a plan on how you will recover when a breach happens and assign roles and responsibilities to ensure prompt mitigation