PC Helpline - PCI compliant Call Center - Victoria BC

PC Helpline - PCI compliant Call Center - Victoria BC

What is PCI compliance?
PCI compliant refers to making sure that all details (credit card numbers, and 3-digit CSV numbers) are handled in a secure environment. This is especially important when outsourcing your companies IT services or call-center.

PC Helpline is a PCI compliant Call Center located in Victoria BC. As near shore call center, being PCI compliant adds even more security for customers.

Why Insist on a PCI Compliant Call Center?
When you stay compliant, you are part of the solution - a united, global response to fighting payment card data compromise. Customers can trust you with their sensitive payment card information.

PCI Security Standards Council
The PCI Security Standards Council is a global open body formed to develop, enhance, disseminate and assist with the understanding of security standards for payment account security.

The Council maintains, evolves, and promotes the Payment Card Industry Security Standards. It also provides critical tools needed for implementation of the standards such as assessment and scanning qualifications, self-assessment questionnaires, training and education, and product certification programs.

The Council's founding members, American Express, Discover Financial Services, JCB International, MasterCard, and Visa Inc., have agreed to incorporate the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) as part of the technical requirements for each of their data security compliance programs. Each founding member also recognizes the Qualified Security Assessors and Approved Scanning Vendors qualified by the PCI Security Standards Council.

All five payment brands, along with Strategic Members, share equally in the Council's governance, have equal input into the PCI Security Standards Council and share responsibility for carrying out the work of the organization. Other industry stakeholders are encouraged to join the Council as Strategic or Affiliate members and Participating Organizations to review proposed additions or modifications to the standards. Participating Organizations may include merchants, banks, processors, hardware and software developers, and point-of-sale vendors.

Source: PC Helpline Computer Support Inc.

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