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Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Services


Internal PCI DSS Programme

Versos (a Qualified Security Assessor) have developed a comprehensive internal PCI DSS programme for financial institutions in the Middle East.

Our internal PCI DSS Offering includes: (click here for our detailed methodology)

Initial Scoping

We help scope your project and perform an initial review following the PCI Councilís self-assessment. Get a high level scorecard on how prepared your organization is for PCI Data Security Standards with a strategy plan for compliance.

Gap Analysis

We examine the organization's current information security controls and uncover any gaps between them and each requirement of the PCI Data Security Standard. The gap analysis involves interviews, visual inspection, document collection and document analysis.
Vulnerability Scanning & Penetration Testing

As a PCI Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) we can conduct regular testing of your networks, hosts and applications to identify weaknesses and validate that prior weaknesses have been resolved.

Remediation Support

When gaps are discovered, our certified information security professionals can provide assistance in closing them. For example, produce missing documentation and procedures or installing necessary IT security technologies

PCI Compliance Audit

After the gap analysis and any remediation work your organization will be ready for an in-depth PCI Compliance Audit. A thorough Report on Compliance (ROC) is issued and submitted to VISA. A compliance certificate and logo can be issued to show that your organization is PCI DSS compliant.

Continuous Compliance

Versos PCI Compliance Manager combined with the compliance scanner and managed compliance services will streamline the process to assist you in remaining compliant to PCI DSS on a continual basis.

Versos PCI DSS Methodology

Versos also offers the following PCI Services

PCI DSS Merchant Management Programme
Payment Application Compliance (PA DSS)