PCI Compliance

PCI Compliance Overview

All parties to payment card processing — including merchant services providers, financial institutions, card issuers and businesses — have a responsibility to keep it safe by complying with payment card industry regulations. As a reputable processor, TransFirst® helps by providing useful guidance and information about PCI compliance.


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PCI Compliance Overview

PCI Compliance Overview

Achieving and maintaining PCI compliance is critical. TransFirst can help.

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The first step towards PCI compliance is completing the Self-Assessment Questionnaire, or PCI SAQ.

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PCI Scan

A PCI scan identifies the vulnerabilities in a credit card processing network and operating systems.

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PCI Audit

A PCI audit examines a point-of-sale system, identifies weaknesses and suggests safeguards to keep data safe.

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PCI Compliant Equipment

Hardware and software used to accept payment cards must meet all payment card industry security standards.

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PCI Compliance Myths

Separate fact from fiction when it comes to PCI compliance.

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MasterCard® Compliance

MasterCard requires merchants that accept its cards to be PCI compliant.

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Visa® Compliance

Visa has established a rigorous set of security protocols that merchants must follow.

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