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Guide

Data Security & Privacy: A VGS Competitive Differentiator

  • Guide
  • PII

Learn why many companies’ current strategies for protecting personally identifiable information (PII) are failing, and how forward-thinking organizations are using the Zero Data approach to stay ahead of the game. Plus, read an included case study of cryptocurrency startup Gem, which leveraged the Zero Data method to add a proxy layer of security on top of their in-house infrastructure.

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Data Sheet

VGS Control for SOC 2

  • SOC 2

Learn how VGS Control solves SOC 2 compliance faster, and more securely through a single, easy-to-use platform.

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Case Study

Zero Data Case Study - Accord

  • SOC 2

“VGS has an awesome name in terms of security. We felt they’d be great partners, and they have been. What I’ve really enjoyed about our engagement is the guidance and education they’ve provided around SOC 2.”

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Podcast

Secure Talk - Cybersecurity, Privacy, & Compliance

  • Data Security

On this episode of the Secure Talk podcast, VGS CEO and Co-founder Mahmoud Abdelkader discusses how VGS solves the flawed conventional approach to data security and how VGS helps companies better protect themselves against the modern threat landscape. Plus, he gives real-world examples of how companies have gotten to market faster and more securely by partnering with VGS.

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Data Sheet

VGS Card Account Lifecycle Management (CALM)

  • Payments
  • Tokenization
  • Payment Optimization

Learn how VGS’ CALM service leads to higher approval rates, enhanced security, and improved customer experience.

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Infographic

The Evolution to PCI DSS 4.0

  • PCI

Learn about the history of PCI DSS and what's expected with the release of PCI DSS 4.0.

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Case Study

Zero Data Case Study - Unit

  • Case Study

“With VGS, we had our infrastructure in place and were PCI compliant in under 2 months. Within 4 months, we were Visa DPS certified. [Visa was] pretty skeptical we could finish that quickly. But with VGS’ help, we did it,” Doron Somech, CTO, Unit Finance

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Guide

Very Good Security Alias Technology

  • Data Security

Learn how VGS Alias protects sensitive data throughout its lifecycle, including how data aliases are created and transmitted, as well as how VGS Alias secures the various types of data formats while keeping the original sensitive data out of an organization's own environment.

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Guide

VGS Guide to De-identifying Service Usage Data

  • Data Security

Data is a double-edged sword. Harnessed and used correctly, it can spark innovation, drive growth, lead to higher customer retention, and more. But storing PII data puts you at risk for breaches, which can damage reputation and lead to fines. Learn how you can offload your risk while maintaining full analytics utility.

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Guide

VGS Securing PII

  • Data Security
  • PII

Learn what types of data is considered personally identifiable information (PII), what challenges companies face when protecting their users’ PII, and how companies are offloading their PII protection and compliance to Very Good Security so that they can reduce compliance complexity, get to market faster, and minimize the risk of a data leak.

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Case Study

Zero Data Case Study - Transfergo

  • Case Study

Over 2.5 million customers trust TransferGo to send money to over 160 countries worldwide. High speeds, low fees and hassle-free service keep people coming back and recommending the service, with a 4.8 out of 5 rating on Trustpilot.

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Case Study

Zero Data Case Study - Even

  • Case Study

Even’s responsible earned wage access platform is provided as a benefit by forward-thinking employers who want to improve the financial health of their employees and boost productivity and retention. It combines the convenience and flexibility of on-demand pay, which helps employees cover unexpected expenses and bills that might be due before payday, with a suite of proven tools for planning, budgeting, and saving.

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Guide

VGS Vault Technical eGuide

  • Data Security

VGS assumes the technical responsibility and legal liability of safeguarding your information, so that you can focus on growing your business. Learn about data types, connections, and security details.

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Infographic

Are you in PCI DSS Scope?

  • PCI

If you are collecting, processing, and storing cardholder data, like credit card numbers, you are probably in PCI DSS scope and will need to get certified. That means you’ll need to address the 12 main requirements.

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Guide

Let Go of Data Risk without Losing Data Value

  • Data Security

Find out how it's possible to extract value from your PCI/PHI/PII data from aliases rather than the sensitive data itself.

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Webinar

How to Use VGS to Issue a Credit Card without Ever Having to Handle Sensitive Data Yourselves

  • Data Security
  • Webinar

Join Rahul Verma, VGS Solutions Architect, as he walks you through the VGS data security platform and how it intercepts, redacts, and replaces sensitive data with secure data aliases to ensure cardholder data remains protected.

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Webinar

Zero Trust: Protecting Your Sensitive Data from Unauthorized Access

  • Data Security
  • Webinar

oin Kathy Wang, Very Good Security’s CISO, as she dives into what Zero Trust is – and isn’t – while exploring the main benefits of the approach as well as the biggest challenges that organizations face when adopting it.

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Webinar

How to Accelerate Your Payments Transformation While Cutting Your Data Security Costs by 50%

  • Payments
  • Webinar

Join Very Good Security’s in-house Payments Leader, Hoang Leung, as he explains the current payment transformation landscape as well as overcoming roadblocks related to payments transformation, like high costs, vendor lock-in, and more.

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Case Study

Zero Data Case Study - Honk

  • Case Study

Since 2013, Honk has been delivering safe, touch-free parking payments to drivers across North America. Thanks to Honk, parking operators are able to provide their customers with a best-in-class parking experience while reducing their costs, increasing revenue, and gaining unprecedented insight into customer behavior.

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Data Sheet

Very Good Security Overview

  • Data Sheet

Very Good Security (VGS) transforms data security from a liability into an asset - enabling organizations to unlock the value of their sensitive and regulated data without the associated risks and costs.

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Case Study

Zero Data Case Study - Stilt

  • Case Study

Stilt is a mission-driven fintech company that provides financial services to immigrants and the underserved. They build products to improve financial inclusion and democratize access to credit.

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Case Study

Zero Data Case Study - Gem

  • Case Study

Gem gives companies an easy way to connect crypto to their app. With just a few lines of code, it’s simple to activate Gem’s embeddable UI flows and API so end users can seamlessly connect external crypto data, assets and fiat, without ever leaving the app.

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Webinar

Zero to One: Building for SOC2 Compliance

  • Data Security
  • Webinar

Join Senior Manager, Risk Assurance and Advisory Services Joanna Martucci from Armanino, LLP, HealthTech Startup Medallion’s Chief of Staff, Courtney Root and VGS Head of Product, Jonathan Cordeau for a discussion on all things SOC2.

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Webinar

Exclusive Live Demo - Lunch and Learn with VGS

  • Data Security
  • Webinar

Join our Senior Account Executive Zal Akhtar and Solutions Architect Rahul Verma in this free, on-demand webinar on securing sensitive data for developers and IT professionals.

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Case Study

Zero Data Case Study - Calii

  • Case Study

Calii is a Monterey, Mexico-based marketplace that automates the food supply chain, connecting producers to restaurants and end consumers—from farm to city. Though it’s a Latin American owned and operated company, Calii has roots in Silicon Valley. Its founders graduated from Stanford University, took Calii through the well known Y Combinator start-up incubator, and secured funding from top US based investors.

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Webinar

Q&A with Veteran CISO Kathy Wang - Early Stage Company

  • Data Security
  • Webinar

Get an industry veteran’s perspective on data security trends and what near-term challenges the industry is facing, featuring Kathy Wang, CISO of VGS.

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Webinar

Data Security: Build vs Buy

  • Data Security
  • Webinar

Watch this webinar to discover why Truebill decided to never touch their sensitive PII data and how it has streamlined their operations.

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Guide

Make Payment Optimization a Part of Your Core Payment Strategy

  • Payment Optimization

Learn how to decrease payment processing fees and increase your sales throughput while being PCI compliant.

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Case Study

Zero Data Case Study - TCB

  • Case Study

Texas Capital Bank (TCB), is a commercial bank dedicated to providing highly personalized financial services to businesses and entrepreneurs. Headquartered in Texas, and serving clients throughout the state and across the country, Texas Capital Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Texas Capital Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ®: TCBI) and is consistently recognized by Forbes as one of the best banks in America and The Dallas Morning News’ Top 100 Places to Work.

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Guide

Why You Need To Own Your Data

  • Guide
  • PCI

Download this guide to learn how PCI and PII data protection can either be liabilities or growth accelerators.

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Podcast

Data Security in Payments

  • Podcast
  • Data Security

Gain a new perspective on data security and the benefits of not storing any sensitive data yourself. Learn how this approach extends into the payments world and helps businesses best protect their transaction data.

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Podcast

A New Paradigm For Data Security

  • PCI
  • Podcast

In this podcast, Dr. Eric Cole speaks to Mahmoud Abdelkader, Co-Founder and CEO of Very Good Security. Mahmoud begins by outlining the main problems that organizations have with data storage.

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Compliance

Everything You Need to Know About PCI DSS Compliance

  • PCI
  • Guide

When it comes to PCI DSS compliance - you don't need to take short cuts. The right strategy can help you attain the highest standards in data security.

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Compliance

Top 10 Reasons for PCI as a Service

  • PCI
  • Guide

PCI Compliance is a costly endeavor for most organizations tying up not only resources, but an extensive amount of budget as well. Download the Top 10 Reasons for PCI as a Service to learn more about how to outsource your PCI Compliance efforts helping to save time and money giving you the freedom to focus on business priorities.

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Case Study

Zero Data Case Study - Fivestars

  • Case Study

With VGS, Fivestars created a personalized customer checkout experience on par with global QSR brands, while saving over $1M and helping thousands of small businesses onboard consumers onto their loyalty program.

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Webinar

How to Get Free Tokenization Today

  • PCI
  • Tokenization

Our head of Product Marketing, Pete Lafond, will discuss how you can leverage VGS’ free tokenization solution. You will not only learn how our solution works, but also how you can protect your sensitive data while reducing your PCI compliance scope.

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Webinar

PCI Compliance in Under 7 Days

  • PCI
  • Webinar

Learn how to accelerate your path to PCI DSS Compliance, shortening your journey from 9-12 months to as a few as 7 days.

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Webinar

Product Overview

  • Product Overview
  • Webinar

Get to know VGS' innovative security solutions and how our end-to-end platform keeps sensitive data protected, while offering instant compliance.

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Webinar

Save Money on PCI

  • PCI
  • Webinar

PCI DSS Compliance is known to destroy budgets, but now it's easy to become compliant in a secure, cost-efficient way.

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Webinar

Q&A with Visa Veteran Peter Berg

  • Payments
  • Q&As

Listen to an exclusive, information-packed conversation with payments innovator and founder of VISA Ventures, Peter Berg.

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Webinar

Navigating the Upcoming CCPA Compliance Requirements

  • CCPA
  • Webinar

Get an in-depth explanation of CCPA requirements, plus how to quickly and affordably achieve full compliance for your business.

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Checklist

CCPA for Developers

  • Guide
  • CCPA

From a developer's perspective, acquire a comprehensive understanding of CCPA requirements and how to quickly reach compliance.

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Academy

What is Compliance Academy?

  • PCI
  • Guide
  • CCPA

VGS' on-stop hub for learning everything you need to know about data security and compliances like PCI DSS, CCPA, SOC 2, etc.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight — Brex

  • Case Study
  • PCI

Learn how Henrique Dubugras, CEO and Co-founder of Brex, leverages VGS solutions to secure their sensitive data.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight — Yofii

  • PCI
  • Case Study

Find out how Bryan Uribe, CEO and Founder of Yofii, outsources his data security to VGS to focus on growing his fintech startup.

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Webinar

AWS + VGS: Shared Responsibility Model and PCI Compliance

  • PCI
  • Webinar

During this webinar, experts Lee Fox (AWS) and David Scovetta (VGS) cover AWS’ Shared Responsibility model and its applications to achieving compliances like PCI and more.

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Webinar

Building Payments 2.0 for Local Businesses with Fivestars, Powered by VGS

  • Webinar
  • Payments
  • Q&As

Join this exclusive webinar led by the Co-Founder of Fivestars, Matt Doka, and VGS’ VP of Business Development, Peter Berg, as they discuss how Fivestars successfully built the future of local business loyalty, helping SMBs seamlessly compete with popular customer loyalty platforms offered by large enterprise organizations.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight — MoonPay

  • Case Study

Our Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight series highlights the stories of VGS customers who have joined our Zero Data mission to protect the world’s information.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight — DoNotPay

  • Case Study

Today’s Zero Data Hero is Joshua Browder, Founder and CEO of DoNotPay, the first chatbot that allows motorists to appeal their parking tickets automatically.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight — Truebill

  • Case Study

Our Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight series highlights the stories of VGS customers who have joined our Zero Data mission to protect the world’s information. Truebill - Securing customer data with “beyond bank-level” security.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight — Apto

  • Case Study

Our Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight series highlights the stories of VGS customers who have joined our Zero Data mission to protect the world’s information. “PCI, including our yearly certification, has now become a breeze”

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight — Trim

  • Case Study

Today’s Zero Data Hero is Thomas Smyth, CEO and Founder of Trim, Inc. Thomas Smyth is the founder and CEO of Trim, the largest and fastest growing AI-powered financial manager. Thomas founded Trim in 2015 to improve Americans’ financial health at scale. Since inception, Trim has saved its users tens of millions of dollars.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight — Seekom

  • Case Study

Our Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight series highlights the stories of VGS customers who have joined our Zero Data mission to protect the world’s information.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight — HC3

  • Case Study

Our Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight series highlights the stories of VGS customers who have joined our Zero Data mission to protect the world’s information.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight - United Naturals

  • Case Study

United Naturals - With VGS, we take data security as seriously as your wellness. Learn how United Naturals smoothly integrated with VGS in record time. Today’s Zero Data Hero is Douglas Lauer, CTO and co-founder of United Naturals.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight - SteadiPay

  • Case Study

SteadiPay optimizes cash management with data security from VGS. Learn more about how VGS helped SteadiPay seamlessly integrate their apps to be PCI compliant.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight - Streamline

  • Case Study

Streamline using VGS to differentiate itself and remove risk from its business. Today’s Zero Data Hero is Chris Spears, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) of Streamline VRS.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight - TravelBank

  • Case Study

Our Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight series highlights the stories of VGS customers who have joined our Zero Data mission to protect the world’s information. TravelBank’s innovative, all-in-one trip expense platform - protected by VGS

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight - Paytient

  • Case Study

We are happy to introduce Brian Whorley, CEO and founder of Paytient, an innovative health care technology company that leverages our Zero Data solutions to protect sensitive patient data

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Case Study

Announcing Very Good Security’s Zero Data Mission

  • Case Study

No one starts a business to get audited, but today, any company that comes in contact with sensitive data (like payment cards, health information, or personally identifiable info), is forced to do expensive, time-consuming work that is not core to their business so that they can achieve certifications like PCI, SOC2, HIPAA and more, just to stay in business.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight - Point

  • Case Study

Our Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight series highlights the stories of VGS customers who have joined our Zero Data mission to protect the world’s information.

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Case Study

Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight - Coverhound

  • Case Study

Our Zero Data Hero Customer Spotlight series highlights the stories of VGS customers who have joined our Zero Data mission to protect the world’s information. Today’s Zero Data Hero is Nathan Seither, VP of Engineering at CoverHound and CyberPolicy

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