PCI-ASV (Approved Scanning Vendor) Services
ProCheckup, a globally recognized ASV, conducts meticulous external vulnerability scans to ensure the integrity of systems handling credit card data, in compliance with PCI-DSS requirement 11.3.2.
PCI-ASV services refer to the regular external vulnerability scanning carried out by vendors that have been approved by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC). These scans are an essential component of the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) requirements, which aim to protect cardholder data and ensure secure handling of sensitive information by merchants and service providers.
What Are PCI-ASV Services?
- In the realm of digital transactions, securing cardholder data against cyber threats is not just a necessity but a mandated requirement. PCI-ASV services are specialized security services designated by the PCI SSC to perform external network vulnerability scans to identify weaknesses that could potentially be exploited by cyber-criminals.
Why Are PCI-ASV Services Essential?
- Compliance with PCI-DSS: All merchants and service providers that handle credit card information are required to adhere to the stringent guidelines set forth by PCI-DSS. Regular vulnerability scanning by a PCI-ASV is a mandated component of these guidelines, specifically fulfilling requirements for maintaining a secure network.
- Detection of Vulnerabilities: Cyber threats evolve rapidly, and what was secure yesterday may not be so today. PCI-ASV services help organizations keep up with the changing threat landscape by identifying new vulnerabilities before they can be exploited.
- Preservation of Consumer Trust: Customers expect their cardholder data to be secure. By utilizing PCI-ASV services, businesses demonstrate their commitment to security, thereby fostering consumer trust and loyalty.
Overview of ASV Scan Processes
Conclusion and Call to Action:
With the intricate web of cyber threats continuously evolving, safeguarding cardholder data is paramount. ProCheckUp’s PCI-ASV services provide the essential shield your business requires, backed by a legacy of trust and expertise. Contact us today to fortify your defenses and ensure your commitment to cardholder data security.
- PCI-ASV (Approved Scanning Vendor) Services: ProCheckup, a globally recognized ASV, conducts meticulous external vulnerability scans to ensure the integrity of systems handling credit card data, in compliance with PCI-DSS requirement 11.3.2. Our ASV scan solution leverages cutting-edge security tools to rigorously test and confirm your network's defenses against known threats, helping to secure your data transactions. (Learn More)
- PCI-QSA (Qualified Security Assessor) Services: As an independent QSA firm accredited by the PCI Security Standards Council, ProCheckup embodies excellence in ensuring entities meet the stringent standards of PCI DSS. Our longstanding expertise, since the establishment of the QSA program, provides reliable validation of your compliance posture. (Learn More)
- Penetration Testing: ProCheckup's penetration testing services are an embodiment of our commitment to security excellence, meeting PCI-DSS requirement 11.4.1. Our team of Crest, Cyberscheme, and NCSC-qualified penetration testers, with a proven 24-year track record since 1999, employs a comprehensive approach to identify and remediate exploitable security vulnerabilities. (Learn More)
- Data Discovery for Primary Account Number (PAN): Our specialized services extend to the detection of PAN within your network, particularly identifying unauthorized storage locations outside the Cardholder Data Environment (CDE), adhering to PCI-DSS requirement 12.5.2. ProCheckup ensures that sensitive payment data is contained and managed securely. (Learn More)
- Segmentation Testing: With precise technical testing, ProCheckUp validates the efficacy of network segmentation, ensuring that the CDE is isolated from all systems not pertinent to card processing , in compliance with PCI-DSS requirement 11.4.5 This critical service supports PCI-DSS compliance by verifying the robustness of segmentation controls, maintaining the security of your cardholder data environment. (Learn More)