PCI DSS Compliance
PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) is a set of security measures to guarantee that all organizations that receive, process, store, or transmit credit card information maintain a protected environment. PCI DSS was formed to safeguard sensitive cardholder data from theft and forgery.
Organizations guard sensitive cardholder data by sticking to this framework, preventing heist and unauthorized access. Compliance also boosts trust among customers, enriching their faith when making payments. Moreover, it helps businesses satisfy legal essentials in numerous jurisdictions, which, when not met, can result in pricey fines, penalties, and data violations that harm both finances and prestige.
PCI DSS drafts a complete framework with essential needs and objectives, such as installing and maintaining protected networks and systems, shielding cardholder data, implementing a strong vulnerability management program, enforcing rigid access control standards, performing periodic network scanning and testing, and sustaining a well-defined data protection policy.
Akitra offers a complete Compliance Automation Solution tailored to simplify PCI DSS compliance. Akitra’s solution contains automated scans, real-time monitoring, and simplified reporting to specify vulnerabilities, provide continuous compliance, and boost audits. By facilitating the requirement for manual compliance duties, Akitra saves time and minimizes the chance of human error.
With Akitra, you’ll have round-the-clock access to knowledgeable professionals ready to provide guidance and address your inquiries. Whether it’s a pressing issue or a simple query, our team is here to assist you 24/7, ensuring that you have the support you need whenever you need it.
Determine all locations where cardholder data and sensitive authentication data are stored, processed, or transmitted within your system.
Perform a thorough gap assessment to identify and address vulnerabilities and weaknesses in your system that could expose cardholder data.
Develop and enforce security policies and procedures that align with PCI DSS requirements.
On an annual basis, validate your compliance with PCI DSS requirements and maintain a secure payment environment.
Continuously monitor and maintain your compliance with PCI DSS requirements.