Multi-factor authentication will be required for administrative access to card data and systems for Payment Card Industry data security compliance this week.

The PCI Security Standards council will deliver its 3.2 data security standard version, effective April 28, strengthening rules for data access, providing criteria for ongoing compliance programs, and reminding merchants and network operators to continue to migrate to a more secure Web protocol, or Transport Layer Security.

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