PCI Compliance helps keep you and your customers data safe

From fraud prevention tips to innovative security technologies, we provide powerful resources to help keep your business safe and secure.

PCI DSS compliance

Everyone storing, processing or transmitting cardholder information is required to follow the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). It consists of 12 basic requirements grouped in 6 categories for establishing and maintaining a reliable and secure payment processing environment. Partner with your acquirer to provide secure transactions for all customers using the PCI DSS. First, review the guidelines, and then check to see that you meet the related requirements.

Compliance validation

Questions about compliance?

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Technology Innovation Program

Invest in secure technology and make compliance easier.

Regulations + assessments

Service providers + payment applications

Support secure transactions by partnering only with approved service providers and payment applications.
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Payment software

Use only secure, validated payment software.

Security programs

Stay up-to-date with the latest security standards.
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Global PIN Security Program

Merchants that acquire PIN transactions and/or perform key management services for themselves must comply with the Visa PIN Security requirements.

Use the links below to learn more about Visa’s Global PIN Security Program:

Learn about PIN security

Skimming Prevention: Best Practices for Merchants

Learn more about joining the Qualified Integrator Reseller (QIR) Program

The PCI Qualified Integrators & Resellers (QIR)™ training and qualification program provides training and tools to ensure a secure installation for your merchants‘ PA-DSS validated payment systems. By becoming a QIR, merchants will be able to use your services to meet the requirements outlined by payment brands.

How to join the QIR Program

Benefits of Trained PCI QIR

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Has your data been compromised?

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