PCI DSS is the payment card industry security requirement for any organization that process, transmit and/or store cardholder data. PCI DSS standards are endorsed by all the major card brands.
Compliance requirements are divided into four levels based on the number of transactions a merchant processes annually. Merchants fit in the following levels:
Most frequent consumer information theft occurs at smaller merchants, levels two, three or four.
Using a good payment gateway, merchants can transfer some liabilities for compliance to the gateway.
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