What We Do

What We Do

Benefits of PCI DSS compliance


As a merchant or a service provider

Decrease the risk of security breaches

Gain trust from your customers

Avoid costly penalty from the payment brands

Decrease the risk of security breaches

Gain trust from your customers

Avoid costly penalty from the PCI SSC

Do you need PCI DSS?


If your business transacts via payment card you must abide by PCI DSS. There are 12 requirements for compliance to address the growing threat to customer payment information. Organizations failed to comply with the standard may be fined between USD$5,000 – $100,000 along with other penalties.

PCI Qualified Security Assessors


MXC professionals are qualified by the PCI Security Standard Council as an assessor of the PCI DSS also known as PCI Qualified Security Assessors (QSA). As a QSA, we are able to assist merchants and service providers to comply PCI on Self-Assessment Questionnaire (SAQ) and Report on Compliance (ROC) with the Attestation of Compliance (AOC).

Client Results


Our Approach


The PCI SSC has outlined 12 requirements for handling cardholder data and maintaining a secure network. Distributed between six broader goals, all are necessary for an enterprise to become compliant.

  1. A firewall configuration must be installed and maintained
  2. System passwords must be original (not vendor-supplied)
  3. Stored cardholder data must be protected
  4. Transmissions of cardholder data across public networks must be encrypted
  5. Anti-virus software must be used and regularly updated
  6. Secure systems and applications must be developed and maintained
  7. Cardholder data access must be restricted to a business need-to-know basis
  8. Access to system components must be identified and authenticated
  9. Physical access to cardholder data must be restricted
  10. Access to cardholder data and network resources must be tracked and monitored
  11. Security systems and processes must be regularly tested
  12. A policy dealing with information security must be maintained