CISP & PCI
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Certified Shopping Cart QuickCart achieved CISP compliance in the
fall of 2005. The QuickCart storefront system is a CISP Certified
Shopping Cart and also PCI compliant.
As Visa and MasterCard attempt
to combat increases in credit card fraud, banks and merchants face
possible penalties for non-compliance with payment card industry
security standards. QuickCart provides secure and CISP certified
shopping carts and merchant accounts for businesses of all sizes.
What is Visa CISP?
Visa's Cardholder Information Security Program
(CISP) is designed to ensure that all merchants and that store,
process, or transmit Visa cardholder data, protect it properly.
To achieve CISP compliance, merchants and service providers must
adhere to the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard.
Click here to view Visa's CISP regulations.
What is PCI?
Standard is the result of collaboration between the four major
credit card brands to develop a single approach to safeguarding
sensitive data. The PCI standard defines a series of best practices
for handling, transmitting and storing sensitive data.
How do you
become CISP Compliant?
Every party or software that participates
in the credit card processing chain must be CISP certified to meeting
compliance requirements. For e-commerce merchants, the processing
chain typically includes the Storefront System, which collects
the credit card data from the customer, the Payment Gateway and
Merchant Account, which process the credit card, and the hosting
or data center infrastructure on which the online store and gateway
QuickCart offers merchants CISP compliant elements to link
the processing chain from start to finish. QuickCart Storefront
System QuickCart builds software from a secure architecture
framework. Keeping security in mind when designing every feature
and every line of code has propelled QuickCart to the forefront
of the e-commerce software industry.
QuickCart's ecommerce servers are located in a state of
the art, SAS70, SOX, CISP/PCI compliant datacenter. With up to
date security equipment, robust firewalls and sophisticated physical
security, QuickCart fully protects all ecommerce data.
At a minimum, Visa recommends that each merchant
submits a ROC (Report on Compliance) and undergo a vulnerability
scan. QuickCart understands that the certification process
can be somewhat confusing and overwhelming.
To help in this effort,
QuickCart is proud to announce an alliance with Control Scan,
the world's leading web site security certification service.
Through this alliance, QuickCart will become the first
full service ecommerce platform provider to provide an easy one-click
compliance at no additional cost. This program allows merchants
to undergo the required vulnerability scan and complete the ROC
in a few easy clicks.