EFT/400 Encryption module now available

November 2007 We are pleased to announce that the EFT/400 Encryption module is now available to all our EFT customers. The module addresses the following PCI requirements: Requirement 3: Protect stored cardholder data Encryption is a critical component of cardholder data protection. If an intruder circumvents other network security controls and gains access to encrypted […]

Coming soon – 3D Secure Verified by Visa and MasterCard SecureCode

November 2007 3D secure is a technical standard developed by Visa and MasterCard and is commonly known as Verified by Visa and MasterCard SecureCode. It is a simple password-protected identity-checking service that takes the risk out of online retail, for you and for your customers. You get protection from fraudulent transactions and the costs associated […]

What is PCIDSS?

October  2007 What is PCI? Firstly, it is important to note that PCI is not a law: It is a private security standard that members, merchants and service providers must follow pursuant to their contracts with the credit card companies. Although PCI is not a law, it is enforceable by the credit card companies through […]

EFT/400 and the Payment Card Industry Data Security standard (PCIDSS)

May 2007 The press has recently been full stories in relation to the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCIDSS) and this has grew dramatically when a major retailer had its credit card information stolen consisting of millions of customers card details. At the end of June 2007, the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council, […]