The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS or PCI DSS) is a set of security standards designed to ensure that all companies that accept, process, store or transmit credit card information maintain a secure environment.
The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI-SSC) was formed by Visa, MasterCard, American Express, JCB and Discover – launched on September 7, 2006 to manage the ongoing evolution of the Payment Card Industry (PCI) security standards with a focus on improving payment account security throughout the transaction process.
To be compliant today your payment service provider needs to adhere to version 3.2 of the PCI standard, which was introduced in April 2016. Merchants processing over 6 million Visa transactions annually across all channels or Global merchants identified as Level 1 by any Visa region. Key IVR are PCI-DSS Level 1, version 3.2 compliant, this is the highest level of certification for PCI payments. More about Key IVR