PCI Compliance Program

We guide your customers to PCI DSS compliance

Your challenge

As an acquirer, you are required by the credit card organizations to record and regularly report the PCI DSS compliance status of your merchants. This task is becoming increasingly complex as the scope of requirements grows and therefore requires a specialized solution.

Reporting your merchants’ compliance status to the credit card schemes
Supporting your merchants in validating PCI compliance
Informing and requesting your merchants to validate PCI compliance
Monitoring of the requirements imposed by PCI SSC and the credit card schemes
Quality assurance, reviews of your merchants’ assessment results
Ongoing merchant compliance management

Our solution

Since 2008, we have successfully supported leading acquirers in the compliance management of their merchants. The result of these long-term partnerships is the usd PCI Compliance Program, in which we combine software and services in a targeted manner.

PCI-Plattform & Services

Merchant Support

Service Management

PCI-Plattform & Services 

White-Label Plattform

in your own look & feel that will seamlessly integrate into your website

Monitoring & Reporting

to monitor and validate the PCI-DSS status of your merchants to the credit card organizations

Help & Tools

to assist your merchants in determining their PCI Level and selecting and completing the correct Self-Assessment-Questionnaire (SAQ)

Help & Tools

to assist your merchants in determining their PCI Level and selecting and completing the correct Self-Assessment-Questionnaire (SAQ)

Simplified Certification

for merchants using known products or payment solutions. One-click re-certification for merchants whose environment has not changed

Official Validation

Your merchants obtain the official PCI DSS documents and the usd seal of approval directly from the platform

Optional: ASV Scans

If required, your merchants purchase usd Scan services conveniently via the platform

Optional: Policy Templates

On request, we integrate PCI DSS Policy Templates for your merchants into the platform

We value your feedback and constantly strive to optimize our platform both technologically and functionally in accordance with all requirements imposed by PCI SSC and the credit card organizations.

Of course our team of qualified developers is trained in all aspects of secure software development.

We operate the usd PCI platform on your behalf, on request on dedicated servers, in ISO/IEC-27001-certified data centers according to the requirements of PCI DSS.

The platform meets all legal requirements for audit security, data processing for third parties and data protection and is regularly tested for security weaknesses through security scans, code reviews and penetration tests. The data of your merchants remains in your possession and is processed by us exclusively for the purpose of providing our service to you.

The usd PCI platform is tailored to your needs. On request, we implement individual features and additional languages for you.

Merchant support

For a successful PCI DSS compliance management, a reliable and easily reachable support is indispensable. The usd PCI Competence Center provides this service in your name with all details individually coordinated with you. Merchants receive the necessary technical support they need in all European languages without you having to acquire the complex technical and regulatory know-how yourself.

Service times

Monday to Friday from 8 a.m.
to 6 p.m. continuously available by telephone and e-mail.


In case of Non-Compliance

Requesting the plan date and action plan, informing the acquirer



Support for merchants with questions regarding PCI DSS, verification and scanning requirements, and much more.



German and English by default.
If required, all European languages possible.


Intensive training and
continuous education of all support employees.



Checking uploaded documents, submitting external proofs of compliance.

Service Management

A personal contact person from our Service Management will design and execute the implementation project of your PCI Compliance Program together with you. The Service Management will be your single point of contact throughout our entire collaboration.

Discussion of strategic and operational topics
Development of solutions based on the specifications of credit card organizations
Compliance with applicable legal requirements
Quarterly status reports
Service Level Reports
Roadmap for the further development of the platform

Our partners

Leading acquirers and thousands of their merchants already use our PCI Compliance Program. Their proven satisfaction proves the quality and efficiency of the solution.

Make security visible.
Gain your customers' trust.



Please contact us with any questions or queries.

Phone: +49 6102 8631-190
Email: sales@usd.de
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Benedikt Krümmel
usd Technical Sales Consultant,
PCI Professional