Authorize.Net Validates its Multi-Card Compliance Program Certification

Tuesday 15 March 2005 16:30 CET | News

Authorize.Net Corporation, a service of Lightbridge, recently completed a successful Multi-Card Compliance Program (MCCP) certification audit conducted by Ambiron, LLC, a leading provider of data security and compliance services.

To complete the MCCP audit successfully, Authorize.Net was subjected to internal and external vulnerability scans designed to verify card association compliance programs sponsored by Visa, MasterCard and Discover Card. As a result of its certification, Authorize.Net has re-validated its compliance with the Visa USA Cardholder Information Security Program (CISP) and validated its compliance with the following programs: MasterCard Site Data Protection (SDP) Discover Information Security and Compliance (DISC) Visa Canada Account Information Security (AIS) Although these programs are unique, each was established to create rigorous technology and data maintenance standards designed to protect sensitive cardholder information from being compromised. These standards are directed at all businesses that store, process, or transmit cardholder information.

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