PCI Compliance

PCI Compliance is mandatory for companies with circuits carrying credit card data. Learn how Sensedia's PCI compliant APIs create a secure environment for your business.

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Secure environment with PCI-DSS certification

PCI is the required certification for circuits that carry credit card data.

Companies with PCI compliant solutions are able to traffic data and integrate with large credit card transaction ecosystems.

Sensedia's environments with PCI-DSS certification have the highest levels of security; its platforms have monthly vulnerability scans, penetration tests, WAFs and advanced security features such as OAuth 2.0.

Card purchase

Payment card industry security standards

Protection of cardholder payment data

Four levels of PCI certification

Over six million transactions per year

One to six million trasactions per year

From 20,000 to six million transactions per year

Under 20,000 transactions per year

PCI Data Security Standards Requirements

1 – Install a working network firewall

2 – Security patches up-to-date

3 – Encrypt stored data

4 – Encrypt transmission of cardholder data across open networks.

5 – Use and update anti-virus software programmes

6 – Restrict access to data by business need-to-know

7 – Assign a unique ID to each person with computer access

8 – Don’t use vendor supplied defaults for system passwords

9 – Track all user access to data by unique ID

10 – Regularly test security systems and processes

11 – Maintain a policy that addresses security

12 – Restrict physical access to cardholder information

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