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PCI Compliance

Keeping systems secure and customer data safe for merchants.

We Can Manage Our Merchants' Compliance and Validation Requirements

PCI compliance refers to the Payment Card Industry Security Standard (PCI DSS), a worldwide benchmark mandated by card schemes to ensure that any merchant processing, transmitting or storing credit card information provides and maintains a secure payments environment.

We monitor and validate our PCI compliance so that our merchants can save time and money

Paysafe's Payment Platform and solutions are PCI DSS Level 1 3.1 compliant, the highest level possible. We take on the burden of compliance and validation. It is much easier to achieve compliance if your business model doesn’t require storing payment card data: we can take care of it for you. 

By processing repeat transactions using our Stored Data Transaction or Recurring Billing features, we will store all sensitive information in our secure network, alleviating the need for you to store it. In some cases you don’t need to even touch the card details. We allow your customer to enter sensitive information into a Secure Payment Page hosted on our servers, completely bypassing your own network.

Benefits Of Paysafe's PCI Compliance Program


Improve Data Security

Improves the security of your cardholders’ data


Gain Customer Trust

Compliant merchants gain the trust of their customers 


Avoid Data breaches

Protecting your business from possible security breaches


Safeguard Reputation

Being PCI compliant enables merchants to safeguard their business’ reputation

Validation Support

As part of our Risk Management services, we recommend market-leading firms to our merchant customers to help them with their validation procedures. 



Rules To Follow When PCI Compliant

Build and maintain a secure network

  • Install and maintain a firewall;
  • Use unique, high security passwords.

Protect cardholder data

  • Protect stored cardholder data;
  • Encrypt data passed across public networks, including your shopping cart and web-hosting providers.

Regularly monitor and test networks

  • Schedule network monitoring and testing.

Maintain an information security policy

  • Maintain a policy that addresses information security and update it regularly.

Maintain a vulnerability management program

  • Use anti-virus software and keep it up-to-date;
  • Develop and maintain secure operating systems and payment applications.

Implement strong access control measures

  • Access – both electronic and physical – to cardholder data should be on a need-to-know basis;
  • Assign a unique ID and password to each user; do not share login information;
  • Track and monitor all access to networks and cardholder data;
  • Regularly test security systems and processes such as firewalls, patches, and anti-virus software.

Our Compliance Partners

We have agreements with partners to support our Risk Management Solutions