PCI (Payment Card Industry Security Standard)_Req 1.2.2

PCI (Payment Card Industry Security Standard)

Install and maintain a firewall configuration to protect cardholder data

Req 1.2.2

1.2.2 Secure and synchronize router configuration files.

While the running (or active) router configuration files include the current secure settings the startup files (which are used when routers are restarted or booted) must be updated with the same secure settings to ensure these settings are applied when the start-up configuration is run. Because they only run occasionally start-up configuration files are often forgotten and are not updated. When a router re-starts and loads a start-up configuration that has not been updated with the same secure settings as those in the running configuration it may result in weaker rules that allow malicious individuals into the network.


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