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Interswitch attains PCI DSS Re-Certification and PCI PIN Security Certification
Interswitch East Africa (Kenya) has officially been re-certified for PCIDSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) v3.1. The PCI DSS provides a comprehensive framework for securing cardholder and transaction data.
Interswitch is the first company in Kenya to have received PCIDSS certification and now to be re - certified. Our data center is the only one in Kenya to have passed this level of PCIDSS assessment on two occasions now.
In addition to our PCIDSS certification, Interswitch East Africa (Kenya) has also attained PCI PIN Security Certification. Interswitch Kenya attained 100% compliance as at February 2016 for the PCI PIN security onsite assessment audit and has been granted a Visa Attestation of Compliance (VAOC) until the next audit in 2 years.
As a specialized payments and commerce company, the industry rightly looks to us to lead on data security. These certifications reinforce our commitment to seeking and maintaining the highest security and service standards in all our operations in other to provide our customers with the highest levels of support.