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Applications are Open for the Qualified PIN Assessor Program

The new standard certification and centralized list of approved PIN Assessor Companies will ensure high quality QPA services for merchants and service providers.
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20 February 2019

PCI SSC Qualified PIN Assessor Program Open for Applications

PCI SSC is now accepting applications for the Qualified PIN Assessor (QPA) Program. The QPA Program will enable security professionals to perform assessments using the PCI PIN Security Requirements and Testing Procedures (PCI PIN Security Standard). QPAs will be specifically trained in security controls that need to be validated as being in place to protect the transmission and processing of personal identification numbers (PINs).

30 January 2019

PCI Security Standards Council to Host Inaugural India Data Security Industry Forum and Training in Delhi in 2019

The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) today announced it will host its first ever data security industry event in India, the 2019 India Forum, at the Hyatt Regency Delhi on 13 March. As part of this event, PCI SSC will also be conducting training for data security professionals to become Internal Security Assessors (ISA) or Qualified Security Assessors (QSA) in Delhi on 7-8 and 11-12 March 2019.

24 January 2019

PCI Security Standards Council Announces 2019-2020 Advisory Board

The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced the newly elected 2019-2020 Board of Advisors. The PCI SSC works with organizations around the globe to help secure payment data, and this latest Board of Advisors brings together some of the world’s leading companies from all sectors in the payments space; from Vendors to Merchants, Processors to Banks and other relevant associations and organizations.

18 January 2019

Brazil Gains More Representation in PCI Security Standards Council in 2019 with New Regional Engagement Board Members

Brazil has gained more representation in the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) with the 2019 PCI SSC Brazil Regional Engagement Board(REB) announced today. Introduced as a pilot initiative for 2018, the inaugural board’s one-year term has been extended through the end of 2019 and the roster increased to broaden payment card industry representation.

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25 February 2019

Convite LACTE 14

Carlos Caetano, Associate Regional Director - Brazil, PCI Security Standards Council

07 March 2019

RSA Conference 2019

Troy Leach, Chief Technology Officer, PCI Security Standards Council

13 March 2019

Payment Card Security Forum 2019

Ryoji Ihara, Associate Director - Japan, PCI Security Standards Council

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