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now both the @theguardian and @thewashingtonpost recommend using @torproject and @tailslinux #securedrop for #whistleblowers

now both the @theguardian and @thewashingtonpost recommend using @torproject and @tailslinux for all #whistleblowers

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tails is the amnesic incognito private and secure live desktop that runs from a USB stick

tails is the amnesic incognito private and secure live desktop that runs from a USB stick

and some great info and warning on how to be secure as possible

Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS)

The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) (or PCI DSS) is a set of comprehensive requirements for enhancing payment account data security, was developed by the founding payment brands of the PCI Security Standards Council, including American Express, Discover Financial Services, JCB International, MasterCard Worldwide and Visa Inc. Inc. International, to help facilitate the broad adoption of consistent data security measures on a global basis.

The PCI DSS is a multifaceted security standard that includes requirements for security management, policies, procedures, network architecture, software design and other critical protective measures. This comprehensive standard is intended to help organizations proactively protect customer account data.

For example Section 6.5.A of the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) Requirements and Security Assessment Procedures says :

Obtain and review software development processes for any web-based applications. Verify that processes require training in secure coding techniques for developers, and are based on guidance such as the OWASP guide (http://www.owasp.org).

PCI DSS RoadMap

PCI DSS Free Libre Open Source ecommerce related links

PCI DSS DIY Audit

Commercial Toolkit

UK Electronic Payment Directory

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