eCommLink Joins PCI Security Standards Council

Affiliation reinforces the company's commitment to compliance and security

LAS VEGAS, May 20 (AllPayNews) -- eCommLink, a leading value- dded prepaid debit card processor, has announced its status as a participating organization with the PCI Security Standards Council.  The affiliation unites the company with the other industry leaders and holds eCommLink to criterion beyond the basic PCI requirements.

"Security and compliance within our organization and our domestic and international clients is our highest priority," states eCommLink CEO, Ennio Ponzetto.  "This is evidenced by our increased investment in these areas.  Our dedicated compliance officer ensures our adherence to industry policies, procedures and practices, and we recently hired a senior information security engineer to enforce our data security standards at an even higher level."  

Victor Newsom, Chief Operations Officer and Executive Vice President of Business Development concurs.  "eCommLink is committed to providing the most secure prepaid processing environment for our clients and their cardholders.  Membership and participation in this internationally recognized organization impels us to maintain the highest standards and follow industry best practices to ensure customer security and satisfaction."

The company has been independently audited for compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and holds Level 1.2 certification.  

About eCommLink, Inc.

eCommLink, Inc. (www.ecommlink.com) enables program managers and financial institutions to maximize revenue from their prepaid debit programs.  The Company's flexible prepaid processing platform, innovative features and industry experience allows clients to create customized prepaid programs for their specific markets while ensuring quality, security and time to market.  eCommLink supports the full array of prepaid debit programs, including general spend, payroll, teen, gift, travel, government and loyalty cards.

About the PCI Security Standards Council

The PCI Security Standards Council provides a variety of tools, questionnaires, guidance, FAQs, training resources and other materials and information to assist organizations seeking to achieve compliance with its standards. The PCI DSS is a multifaceted security standard that includes requirements for security management, policies, procedures, network architecture, software design and other critical protective measures. This comprehensive standard is intended to help organizations proactively protect customer account data.

 

SOURCE eCommLink, Inc.