• Payment Security is Embedded in
    Everything we do

    Our multilayered approach to security drives everyday innovation.

Payment security grounded in four pillars

Visa takes a comprehensive approach to security that relies on multiple layers of technology, analytics, and security practices to help protect the payment system and reduce fraud.
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Network operations center (NOC) technicians monitoring critical network elements and engaging in proactive network systems monitoring.
Woman in boutique handing Visa card to shopkeeper to make purchase.
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Visa’s security advancements

Continue to innovate, driving stronger, more dynamic technologies that better prevent fraud – helping move the payments industry beyond static, knowledge-based security instruments that can be stolen or forged.
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Using a Visa EMV chip card to make purchase.
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Payment security evolution

As technology advances, Visa will continue to innovate to improve security and help prevent fraud.

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