Many franchisor/franchisee environments do not clearly delineate compliance ownership. In many instances the delineation is either blurry, non-existing or suffocated by legal language. Ultimately, the franchise brand will be the most impacted in the event of a breach - in terms of financial liability and reputational loss. We'll share lessons gained from collaborating with the franchisor/franchise ecosystem of 150+ members to pragmatically and operationally implement security controls and best practices that would collaterally facilitate PCI DSS compliance.
Define and understand compliance challenges in the franchise ecosystems.
Define and understand compliance custody/ownership in the franchise business.
Have research and steps from lessons learned after implementing a PCI DSS compliance program to implement in their own work.