Frequently Asked Question

What effect does the use of a PCI-listed P2PE solution have on a merchant’s PCI DSS validation?

A PCI-listed P2PE solution can significantly help to reduce the PCI DSS validation effort of a merchant’s cardholder data environment. However, it does not completely remove the need for PCI DSS validation in the merchant environment. See Who can use SAQ P2PE? for additional information.
June 2016
Article Number: 1158