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PCI Compliancy

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.

PCI Compliancy

Securing Your Business

With credit card fraud rampant in today's marketplace, it's not surprising that companies are taking a stand. American Express, Discover Financial Services, JCB, MasterCard Worldwide, and Visa International joined forces to found the PCI Security Standards Council, an organization dedicated to the development and implementation of security standards for credit card data protection. It's critical that you choose PCI DSS-compliant retail software that will continue to stay adherent with the ever-changing data security requirements.

PCI DSS standards for Payment Card Industry

PCI Credit Card Data Security Standard is a worldwide security standard assembled by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC). The PCI security standards are technical and operational requirements that were created to help organizations that process card payments prevent credit card fraud, hacking and various other security vulnerabilities and threats. The standards apply to all organizations that store, process or transmit cardholder data with guidance for software developers and manufacturers of applications and devices used in those transactions. A company processing, storing, or transmitting cardholder data must be PCI DSS compliant.

Millenium Retail Solutions is committed to providing systems and software that comply with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. Millenium has received full Payment Application Best Practices (PABP) certification from Visa in compliance with Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS). This compliance certification includes In the Black Retail Suite ver. 1.22.24 and all subsequent releases. In achieving PABP certification, Millenium is providing a secure way for their customers to implement and maintain payment processing systems within their company in accordance with the PCI DSS. This provides Retailers with the tools needed to achieve required PCI Compliance.

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Additional Reads

PCI Data Security Standard (DSS) v2.0

10/28/2010 - The PCI DSS is a multifaceted security standard that includes requirements for security management, policies, procedures, network architecture, software design and other critical protective measures. This comprehensive standard is intended to help organizations proactively protect customer account data.

Payment Application Data Security Standard v2.0

10/26/2010 - This document is to be used by Payment Application-Qualified Security Assessors (PA-QSAs) conducting payment application reviews, so that software vendors can validate that a payment application complies with the PCI DSS Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS). This document is also to be used by PA-QSAs as a template to create the Report on Validation.

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