Overview of the PCI-DSS v3.2.1 blueprint sample

The PCI-DSS v3.2.1 blueprint sample is a set of policies which aides in achieving PCI-DSS v3.2.1 compliance. This blueprint helps customers govern cloud-based environments with PCI-DSS workloads. The PCI-DSS blueprint deploys a core set of policies for any Azure-deployed architecture requiring this accreditation.

Control mapping

The control mapping section provides details on policies included within this initiative and how these policies help meet various controls defined by PCI-DSS v3.2.1. When assigned to an architecture, resources are evaluated by Azure Policy for non-compliance with assigned policies.

After assigning this blueprint, view your Azure environments level of compliance in the Azure Policy Compliance Dashboard.

Next steps

You've reviewed the overview of the PCI-DSS v3.2.1 blueprint sample. Next, visit the following articles to learn about the control mapping and how to deploy this sample:

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