NEC Payments B.S.C(c) announced that has been certified on PCI DSS v3.2.1 by SISA Information Security WLL, the leading Qualified Security Assessor for the Middle East region.
The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS v3.2.1) certification has been awarded to NEC Payments on achieving the compliance on one of the most stringent and most coveted security standard. NEC Payments have been a leading provider of innovative financial technology solutions to banks and merchants to power high-performance, flexible and secure payment processing, compliance, financial control, and retail management systems.
SISA Information Security Worldwide’s CEO, Mr. Dharshan Shanthamurthy stated, “Being a financial organization it is mandatory to adhere to each of the guidelines set by the PCI Security Standards as they are very effective in reducing breaches if the intent behind each requirement is understood and implemented smoothly. We appreciate NEC Payments’ commitment towards security and not just compliance; and marching towards secure electronic and digital banking goals.”
NEC Payments CEO, Mr Andrew Sims said “This is the third year that we have worked with SISA to meet our cyber security objectives and demonstrate compliance with the PCI standard. As the threat landscape evolves it becomes increasingly important to consider cyber security risk and the approach to its mitigation. We have found SISA’s support and assistance to be invaluable in defining, implementing, and testing the advanced security techniques that we have deployed.