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About the course

The PCI DSS module is applicable to your organisation if you accept credit/debit card payments or process cardholder information.  It is a legal requirement that your organisation implements a formal security awareness program ensuring all your employees who handle card details are aware of the importance of data security.

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) contains a set of comprehensive requirements for maintaining payment account data.  There are 12 requirements in total; this module outlines those applicable to members of staff who process card holder data.

This module covers…

  • Introduction to PCI DSS
  • Overview of the 12 requirements of the Standard
  • Which data elements must be protected
  • Processing of information with or without the cardholder present
  • Individual responsibilities with regards to the protection of card holder data

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