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

Shirin Freydank News, PCI Security Services, usd HeroLab

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 …

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

usd AG News, PCI Security Services

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

usd AG News, PCI Security Services

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 …

Volksbank in der Ortenau & First Cash Solution GmbH Obtain Certification for Secure Handling of Credit Card Data

usd AG News, PCI Security Services

Once again, compliance with the strict PCI DSS security guidelines at Volksbank in der Ortenau and its subsidiary First Cash Solution GmbH (1cs) has been assessed and confirmed by usd AG. The PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) is the security standard for handling credit card data. It ensures that all merchants and service providers who store, transmit …

usd at PCI Community Meetings in North America, Europe and Africa

Tobias Groetzinger News, PCI Security Services

Representatives of usd AG attended the Middle East and Africa Forum in Cape Town in March and the PCI Community Meetings in Las Vegas and London in September and October of this year. At these meetings, experts of the Payment Card Industry gather to discuss current trends, innovations and best practices of the industry on an international level. Anna-Magdalena Kohl, …

usd AG Appointed Strategic Partner to the International PCI SSC GEAR

Andrea Tubach News, PCI Security Services

The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) provides an international, open forum to manage the security standards of the Payment Card Industry (PCI). The PCI SSC aims to establish, manage and develop security standards that raise the payment security level in companies. The PCI SSC Global Executive Assessor Roundtable (GEAR) serves as a direct communication channel between PCI Security Auditors …

usd Introduces Unlimited Free ASV Re-Scans

usd AG News, PCI Security Services, usd HeroLab

From now on you will receive an unlimited number of free re-scans if your External PCI DSS Security Scan (ASV Scan) identifies relevant vulnerabilities. This allows you to perform as many re-scans as you like and verify whether your measures are successful. usd has been authorized by the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) to conduct security assessments according to …

April 2018 – Updated PCI Cloud Computing Guideline

Andrea Tubach News, PCI Security Services

On April 17, 2018, the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) published its updated Cloud Computing Guideline. With the increasing use of cloud service providers, there is a need to better understand business processes and technical problems that may impact payment data and associated processing. The new Cloud Computing Guideline is designed to contribute to a better understanding …

Zalando Payments GmbH and Zalando SE Successfully Certified for PCI DSS

Andrea Tubach News, PCI Security Services

Photo from left to to right: Dr. Kai Schubert (PCI Lead Auditor usd AG), Jan Kemper (PCI Lead Auditor usd AG), Benjamin Pannier (Managing Director Zalando Payments GmbH), Ingo Weinzierl (Engineering Lead Payments Zalando Payments GmbH) With the successful migration and the development of a lean PCI environment in the cloud, the course for PCI DSS certification of both Zalando …

Volksbank in der Ortenau Certified for PCI DSS

Andrea Tubach News, PCI Security Services

(Photo from left: Jan Kemper, Lead Auditor of usd AG and Angela Migliazza, Head of the 1cs internal sales team and contact person for PCI DSS at the handover of the certificate) Security is always the major concern when making cashless payments. The Offenburg-based payment service provider has once again been certified by usd AG according to the Payment Card …