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 your systems, networks and web applications to mitigate your risk of a breach.

Security Assessment Services

Evaluate your technology to identify vulnerabilities, risk rank those vulnerabilities, and prioritize your remediation efforts to mitigate your risk.

Incident Response Program

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