In 2006 the payment brands (American Express, Discover Financial Services, JCB, MasterCard Worldwide and Visa Inc.) founded the PCI SSC (Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council), a global forum that is responsible for the development, management, education, and awareness of the PCI Security Standards. In the meantime PCI Data Security Standards (PCI DSS)
came into force that all market players which store, process or transmit cardholder data must comply with.
AperSky Consulting Llc.
– uniquely in Hungary – employs three Hungarian nationality Qualified Security Assessors and offers a full range of PCI DSS services
to its customers.
The primary aim for the foundation of our company was to establish a professional team
that is capable of supporting customers on the highest level principally in the field of the payment card and electronic transaction processing
. We successfully achieved this goal: most of our experts have more than ten years of payment card experience
Nowadays different kinds of hacker attacks and data losses
due to deficient information systems are considered as the most threatening IT risks. Unfortunately, day by day we can see distressing examples in the media: unauthorized data access, seizing control over computers
, or other damages caused by technical offense
. These crimes result in really serious damages and not only on IT level: they can also deteriorate significantly the affected company’s prestige that can inhibit its business sustainability and development.