IRIS CRM is pleased to announce it has updated its PCI certification to version 3.2.
Integrated Reporting is Simple (IRIS CRM) is pleased to announce that they are now PCI version 3.2 compliant as a Level 1 Service Provider. The PCI Compliance is the highest level of security in the electronic payments industry, and businesses worldwide use it to secure the payment data during all stages of transactions.
The PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is maintained by the PCI Security Standards Council, a global open body founded by American Express, Discover Financial Services, JCB International, MasterCard, and Visa Inc.
PCI DSS is updated regularly by the PCI Council in order to address current challenges and threats. If factors in the industry feedback from more than 700 global participating organizations as well as the data breach report findings and changes in payment acceptance.
PCI DSS version 3.2 replaces version 3.1 to address growing threats to customer payment information.
“Compliance with the highest standards of data security has always been one of our strategic goals.”, said Dimitri Akhrin, President of IRIS CRM. “By continuing to comply with PCI standards we’re keeping up to date with ever-changing data security landscape and ensuring our customer’s data is protected by best technologies and practices available.”
The changes introduced with version 3.2 include multi-factor authentication required for personnel with administrative access to cardholder data, the new Designated Entities Supplemental Validation (DESV) procedures as well as several new requirements for service providers.
“It takes a lot of work to keep up with the PCI DSS requirements, and the new 3.2 certification is a confirmation of our commitment to keep our customer’s data safe.” says Jason Weinberger, Director of Sales at IRIS CRM. “In order to keep up with the PCI DSS standards, we are constantly re-evaluating and improving our business processes and technology. As a result, our ISO clients have one thing less to worry about, and can instead focus more of their time on what’s really important, which is scaling and optimizing their business operations”.
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About IRIS CRM:
IRIS CRM is a PCI Level 1 Compliant ecosystem created and tailored for the payments industry. IRIS CRM caters to Independent Sales Organizations (ISOs), providing a robust tool set for new account boarding, transaction tracking and an advanced sales pipeline management system. IRIS CRM does not require software installation and is deployed as a Software as a Service (SaaS) package of modules.
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