For those of you managing security across Windows-based systems or doing development within a Windows environment, Microsoft has some valuable tools and resources available to help with security and compliance.
Rediscover Microsoft Security Guides:
For those of you dealing specifically with PCI DSS compliance or PCI PA-DSS compliance, the following may also be of interest.
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard Compliance Planning Guide:
SDL and PCI DSS/PA-DSS – Aligning the Microsoft SDL with PCI DSS/PCI PA-DSS Compliance Activity:
Jeremy Simon, PCI QSA, CISSP, CISA
Practice Lead, PCI Compliance Services