PCI DSS 4.0: Strategies for Effective Compliance & Security

As the PCI-DSS evolves to address emerging security threats, the release of version 4.0 introduces substantial changes that organizations must navigate to stay compliant. With the retirement of PCI-DSS 3.2.1, the transition to the new standard is not just necessary—it's urgent. Are your IT and compliance teams ready? Adhering to the outdated standards could expose your organization to not just security breaches, but significant compliance and legal repercussions.

 1 CPE Credit

Participants who pass the exam will earn 1 CPE Credits from this program. 

Course Publication Date: April 20th, 2024
Course Review Date: April 20th, 2026


Facilitated By:

Branden Williams

Branden Williams has nearly two decades of experience in technology and information security with a formidable background in the technologies that drive today's businesses. After spending the first several years of his career working with education institutions and internet service providers to secure their infrastructures, Branden co-founded and sold an IT consulting business. He continued in this entrepreneurial spirit and worked with several of the buyer's portfolio companies to enable secure growth of their business. Branden has practical experience working with global clients in multiple verticals and is known for creating innovative solutions to challenging problems. He has current, extensive experience in a number of popular server platforms, and further experience in other operating systems including Mainframe (z/OS) and OS X. From a networking perspective, Branden has experience with many of the major networking players as well as practical deployments of infrastructure to promote efficiency and order where cost and chaos normally exists. Branden is a Distinguished Fellow of the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) and was also an Adjunct Professor at the University of Dallas's Graduate School of Management where he taught in their NSA Certified Information Assurance program. He publishes regularly and co-authored multiple books on PCI Compliance.

Created By:

is Burton

Founder of Executive IT Forums, Inc. Program Director, IT GRC Forum. Chris has been working in the technology content marketing field for over 20 years focusing on enterprise cybersecurity and regulatory compliance in industries ranging from healthcare and finance to manufacturing and retail. In 2008 he founded Executive IT Forums, Inc, and set up the IT GRC Forum to produce educational content for Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance (GRC) Executives. Chris is primarily responsible for content design, course development, and delivery of educational programs, and he excels in helping clients to maximize the executive value achieved across GRC campaigns.

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