Great Mix of Theory and Practice: usd PCI DSS Acquirer Meeting 2019

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At the invitation of usd AG, representatives of leading European acquirers once again came together for an exchange of experience and expertise with PCI DSS in Neu-Isenburg in early October 2019. The event agenda included current developments from the world of PCI standards and innovations in the usd Compliance Management Program. A special focus was also on the exchange of …

Your Certification against PCI PIN – What You Need to Know

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Attacks on unsecured or outdated payment terminals have been increasing lately. Therefore, it is more important than ever to secure electronic transactions and protect credit card data and PINs with effective security measures. The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) has therefore published the PCI PIN Standard Version 3.0 this year. We have summarized the essential points for you: What …

usd Receives PCI DSS QSA License for Asia Pacific

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usd AG has received the PCI DSS Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) license for Asia Pacific from the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC). Christopher Kristes, Head of PCI Security Services: „As a full-service provider, we offer our increasingly international clients comprehensive consulting and certification services for various PCI security standards. We are pleased that, in addition to our clients in …

Top 5 Quality Criteria for an Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV)

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Corinna Reinheimer, who is in charge of ASV scans at usd AG, tells us the five most important characteristics you should consider when choosing your PCI scanning partner. Top 1: Comprehensive experience Employees in the fields of security analyses and vulnerability management require comprehensive professional experience in order to ensure they can propose proper solutions to security findings. Top 2: …

usd AG accredited by PCI Council as Qualified PIN Assessor

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usd AG has been accredited by the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) as a Qualified PIN Assessor (QPA). The license is valid worldwide. With its new Qualified PIN Assessor (QPA) Program, the PCI Security Standards Council accredits security experts as assessors according to the PCI PIN Security Standard. The PCI PIN Security Standard contains requirements for the secure management, …

usd AG Re-Certified as Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) Worldwide

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usd AG with its scanning solution available through the usd PCI DSS Platform has been re-certified as an Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) by the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC). The certification is valid worldwide. At the same time, usd released a new version of its usd PCI DSS Platform, which contains comprehensive functional improvements. A new feature allows users …

Learned. Shared. Connected. Newcomer @ CST – A Review

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In events especially tailored to students, trainees and young professionals CST Academy and usd AG brought together cybersecurity newcomers in June and July. During the usd Consulting Days in Cologne and Neu-Isenburg, students had the chance to have all their questions answered by experienced consultants – questions about careers in consulting, the everyday working life and how to get started. …

e-shelter services GmbH certified according to PCI DSS for secure handling of credit card data

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Frankfurt, May 20, 2019 – e-shelter, Europe’s leading data center provider and a subsidiary of NTT Communications, announced today that on March 1, 2019, the joint PCI DSS certification project between e-shelter services GmbH and usd AG was completed successfully. With this result, e-shelter provides its customers with a verifiably secure environment for credit card data. The PCI DSS (Payment …

BS PAYONE P2PE Solution Successfully PCI Certified

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Photo from left to right: Marc-André Faber (P2PE Project Manager BS PAYONE), Dietmar G. Matzke (P2PE Coordinator BS PAYONE), Ulrich Krug (Operations Manager Scheme Reporting & Controlling BS PAYONE), Dr. Manfred Ferstl (P2PE Assessor usd AG) BS PAYONE GmbH now offers merchants their first POS solution using P2PE encryption (Point-to-Point Encryption). This technology encrypts credit card data from the point …