PCI Council Publishes PCI DSS and PA-DSS Version 3.0

The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC), an open, global forum for the development of payment card security standards, has published version 3.0 of the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS). Available now on the PCI SSC website, version 3.0 becomes effective on 01 January 2014. Version 2.0