ControlScan Helps Food Giant Supermarkets Protect Customer Data

PaySafe managed firewall and PCI 1-2-3 services combine to secure payment card information

ATLANTA, Nov. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ControlScan, a leader in managed security and compliance solutions that help secure networks and protect payment card data, and Food Giant Supermarkets, Inc. are teaming up to protect the 110-store chain and its customers from data thieves.

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In a newly-released video, Brent Benton, Director of IT for Food Giant, discusses his role in the supermarket chain’s day-to-day operations, including the company’s views on information security and compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).

“In today’s environment, our customers are very aware of their personal data and that it is a target for the bad guys,” Benton said. “At Food Giant, we feel it’s our responsibility to do everything we can to keep our customers’ data safe.”

Food Giant protects its customer data through a layered security approach that includes PaySafe UTM managed firewall and PCI 1-2-3 services provided by ControlScan. These combined services ensure that credit card data and other sensitive information remains secure within and beyond the payment process.

“Chain stores face several resource-related challenges when it comes to data security and compliance,” said Mark Carl, CEO, ControlScan. “Our partnership with Food Giant delivers the technologies, expertise and manpower they need to achieve their organizational goals in these areas.”

The two-minute “Food Giant and ControlScan Payment Security, PCI Compliance” video is now viewable on YouTube here: For more information about ControlScan and its complete portfolio of managed security and compliance solutions, please visit or call 800-825-3301, ext. 2.

About ControlScan
ControlScan managed security and compliance solutions help secure networks and protect payment card data, providing a more streamlined path to authentic PCI compliance. Our “We’ve Got Your Back” promise supports thousands of companies by combining deep-seated expertise with superior technologies for services such as managed UTM firewall, network log monitoring and management, and advanced endpoint security. Processors, acquirers, ISOs and payment facilitators also utilize our strategic PCI compliance programs to reduce portfolio risk and strengthen merchant relationships. Headquartered in Atlanta, ControlScan is globally connected through a worldwide base of customers, partners and strategic alliances. For more information about our company and its solutions, please visit

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