PCI Requirement 1
Install and Maintain a Firewall Configuration
Welcome to PCI Requirement 1. Are you a merchant, service provider, or sub-service provider who stores, processes, or transmits cardholder data? If so, this is a great place to be introduced to the PCI DSS. In these videos, you will learn why the PCI DSS was developed, who participates in the PCI environment, what the 12 PCI DSS requirements are, and what the foundational elements of a PCI DSS engagement are.
PCI Requirement 1 focuses on installing and maintaining a firewall configuration in order to protect cardholder data. To comply with PCI Requirement 1, you’ll need to understand several aspects of firewall configuration. Our video resources outline change control programs, how to maintain network documentation, how to establish and maintain a secure firewall, what a DMZ is and how to segregate it from the Cardholder Data Environment (CDE), the roles and responsibilities of network management, inbound and outbound traffic rules, anti-spoofing measures, and more. Understanding these aspects of firewall configuration are vital when trying to protect your cardholder data. Click on a video below to get started with PCI Requirement 1.