Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a data security standard for organizations that regulate cardholder information. PCI assists financial institutions in understanding and achieve security policies that safeguard their payment systems from theft. This means that a company’s processes for handling credit/debit card data must adhere to PCI standards.
PCI is there to protect cardholder data and implement strong access control measures.
- Protect cardholder data
- Maintain a vulnerability program
- Implement strong access control measures
- Regularly monitor and test network
- Maintain information security policy