Tokenization is gaining increased adoption in a range of organizations and industries. By effectively taking PCI data out of scope, tokenization presents a host of benefits, helping organizations both boost security and reduce PCI compliance efforts and costs. This paper offers a detailed look at tokenization and offers practical guidelines for helping organizations successfully employ tokenization so they can maximize the potential benefits.
This paper also covers:
- How tokenization can support organizations' PCI compliance effort
- How tokenization compares to encryption and other approaches
- Factors to consider in choosing which approach is best for a given deployment scenario