Security Measures – Preventing Online Fraud

Enhanced security features are developed continuously by Issuers to improve the security of customers. Card issuers are partnering with major card networks to employ new technologies and process solutions to prevent fraudulent transactions. Some of the new measures are: Verified by Visa and MasterCard SecureCode; virtual credit card; virtual keypads; and dynamic passwords. In Verified […]

QSA Role – in validating PCI DSS

The primary role of a QSA is to validate a merchants compliance against the PCI DSS. To achieve this they must: Validate the scope of the assessment Conduct PCI DSS assessments on merchant and service provider environments. Verify all technical information given by merchant or service provider. Use independent judgement to confirm PCI DSS requirements […]