Meeting & Maintaining PCI Compliance

The Challenge

The Blackburn Rovers, a professional soccer club in the UK, had a number of computer and Internet security concerns. In addition to monitoring excessive Internet usage, they needed software that would help the club stay compliant with the rules and regulation of the worldwide Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard. The club was challenged by the inadequacy of web filtering alone, as well as the need to closely monitor all internal and external communications.

How Did We Help

Our search uncovered lots of products with partial solutions, but we wanted one product to do it all. Veriato 360 stood out as a complete solution. ”After participating in a webinar, Hayler and the Blackburn Rovers felt confident in Veriato 360 and it’s robust employee computer monitoring solution. Hayler said that following the webinar, the Rovers were “impressed enough to commit... so we purchased Veriato 360.”

The Results

The Blackburn Rovers were able to satisfy their complex employee monitoring needs with one easy to use product. According to Hayler, “Veriato 360 delivers a complete view, 360 degree protection. It was easy to install and configure. As soon as you launch Veriato 360, you see the big picture.” Hayler particularly likes the Veriato 360 design and layout, with its user-friendly Dashboard and Quick View charts.

“Veriato 360 delivers just like the name says ... it provides a complete all-around view... 360-degree protection,” said Haylor.

Upon installing Veriato 360 and monitoring all networked computers, the easy to consume reports immediately identified employees who had excessive personal use of the computers. “Veriato 360 uncovered time wasting,” said Hayler. “Some employees’ web surfing was clearly excessive, others had very high bandwidth consumption.” Additionally, Hayler found the Keyword Alert feature in Veriato 360 invaluable. Using a combination of over 1,000 seeded and custom keywords, attempts to hack into the Blackburn Rovers system have become easy to uncover and

“Veriato 360 has given us peace of mind,” said Hayler. “It pays for itself. It makes it easy to see what activity we have on our network, and act accordingly.”