NEC Payments B.S.C (c), a payments technology company based in Bahrain, has achieved PCI-DSS Level 1 certification of its payment processing technologies by the renowned PCI Certification body SISA.
NEC Payments, who provide innovative technology solutions to power high-performance next generation payment processing, compliance, financial control and retail management systems, has now demonstrated the security of its applications, data, and procedures by complying with the guidelines of PCI-DSS v3.2.
Andrew Sims, Director and CEO at NEC Payments said “As a payments processor operating in a landscape where new threats are emerging on an almost daily basis, security is at the front and centre of our considerations. We have concentrated our resources on building a culture of security and risk awareness that extends not only through the software and infrastructure that we have implemented, but also into the core of our business management systems.”
The certification was granted to NEC Payments by SISA Information Security WLL, the largest QSA Company in GCC. SISA is also an approved payment forensic investigator in the region.
Dharshan Shanthamurthy, CEO and Founder at SISA Information Security Worldwide said “Congratulations to the team of NEC Payments B.S.C (c) on achieving PCI DSS v3.2 certificate of compliance. We appreciate NEC’s commitment towards the ‘security and not just compliance’ audit philosophy of SISA Information Security WLL and the measures taken by NEC Payments to protect the valuable customer data.”