What is PCI – DSS?
The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS)is a standard that specifies data security requirements which relates to the handling, storage or transmission of cardholder data. These requirements are achieved through enforcing firm security around the room, transmission and processing of cardholder data. PCI DSS is designed to protect vital cardholder data.
Benefits of PCI – DSS
- PCI-DSS is a critical standard for a company engaged in online payment transactions. PCI-DSS focuses on how important it is to protect the data of your business and your employees. Between malware threats, remote-access attacks, and social engineering, it is essential to take the proper precautions to keep your computers, networks, and servers secure.
- Today consumers are less interested in doing business that has already faced breaching of data. As an organisation that complies with PCI-DSS, it is necessary that the organisation should be able to reduce the potential data breach to the bare minimum. This in return will inculcate a better relationship between the organisation and the customer. The customer will have the confidence that the organisation will be able to protect their data.
- Having PCI-DSS implemented in your organisation will help you prevent any fines or lawsuits from the client. As you know, the client provides the information on the confidence that the data/information would be completely secure. Breached data/information would invite fines and lawsuits from the client end, and that can prove costly for the organisation and the business.
- Doing business with a PCI-DSS compliant organisation gives a peace of mind not only to the customer but the organisation head as well. There is a direct impact of the peaceful feeling that your customers get when they have businesses with a trusted company/merchant t
How TQCAS helps you achieve Unique Values of PCI – DSS?
Unlike other consultants, TQCAS focuses on delivering the unique values of PCI – DSS. This includes understanding all gaps that the organization has to achieve its objectives which are not only achieving ISO certificates but also achieving other objectives that help in accomplishing the mission of the organization.No matter how small or big your company is, PCI – DSS can benefit you by sending the message to all interested parties of yours that you are competent enough to provide goods and services worldwide and this will lead to higher confidence in all your interested parties.
All stages of the methodology are listed below: