PCI Compliance - Acquirers/ISOs

By: Sysnet Global Solutions  03/11/2010
Keywords: professional services, information security, Pci

While the PCI DSS represents a common set of requirements, the challenges faced by organisations varies from business to business and PCI DSS can be particularly difficult for complex acquiring infrastructures. In a modern acquiring environment, there are a number of challenges that acquirers face relating to PCI DSS.

Common issues that acquirers constantly encounter that can affect their PCI compliance relate to, for example: 

    · Understanding, defining, and reducing the scope of the assessment;  
    · Addressing non-compliance with respect to legacy systems;  
    · The efficacy of compensating controls;  
    · The management of multiple teams in distributed departments and locations;  
    · Dealings with third party suppliers such as IT support companies, payment gateway providers or payment service providers who have not been certified as compliant

It is therefore vital that the QSA Company engaged on a project of this nature has an in-depth knowledge of the varied complex business processes, infrastructures, systems and technology that exist in large financial institutions.

We provide tailored packages to meet the specific needs of acquirers.

For further information on our PCI compliance services and Acquirer Service Packages, please contact one of our Sales representatives by calling +353 (0)1 495 1300 or by completing our Online Enquiry Form or Request a Call Back Form on our website.

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