Pci Compliant

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a proprietary information security standard for organizations that handle cardholder information for the major debit, credit, prepaid, e-purse, ATM, and POS cards.Defined by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council, the standard was created to increase controls around cardholder data to reduce credit card fraud via its exposure. Validation of compliance is performed annually, either by an external Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) that creates a Report on Compliance (ROC) for organizations handling large volumes of transactions, or by Self-Assessment Questionnaire (SAQ) for companies handling smaller volumes.
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  • Are Breaches Possible with Credit Card Readers?

    … measures to ensure customers and businesses are safe. In fact, some of the measures implemented by vendors and business owners are astoundingly simple to apply at any retail location. Ensure that all your systems are PCI Compliant. POS vendors usually do ensure that their credit card readers are compliant with state and federal regulations. However…

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