Aditya Birla Minacs achieves PCI data security standard compliance

by CXOtoday Staff    Aug 23, 2010

AdityaBirlaPCIDSSAditya Birla Minacs, a global business solutions company (subsidiary of Aditya Birla Nuvo), has announced that it has been certified as Processing Card Industry’s Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) compliant as Level 1 Service Provider. This is the highest level in the PCI-DSS compliance hierarchy, enabling data protection efforts in support of card payment e-commerce transactions and handling process.

Minacs now joins a select group of about 15 entities globally that are deemed certified and listed as such across multiple jurisdictions. This current certification spans both North America and the Asia Pacific regions.

“The PCI-DSS certification validates Aditya Birla Minacs’ commitment to a strong data protection and information management strategy. Its robust compliance program will enable us to meet the rigors of security by safeguarding our clients’ most important assets and projects Minacs to a preferred supplier category to our clients,” said Michael Iseyemi, Global Chief Security Officer, Aditya Birla Minacs.

The PCI-DSS is a set of comprehensive requirements for enhancing payment account data security for all organizations that collect process or store credit card account and transaction information. The standard includes requirements for security management, policies, procedures, network architecture, software design and other critical protective measures and human elements, intended to facilitate the broad adoption of consistent data security measures on a consistent global basis throughout the information lifecycle management.