OKTO Receives PCI DSS Certification

September 20, 2021 | Vendor News

Confirming once again OKTO’s commitment to deliver high-quality, reliable, secure, and compliant service offerings to its customers, OKTO obtained the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard certification

ATHENS, Greece (September 17, 2021) – OKTO has received the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) certification proving once more its continuous investment in leading and reliable technologies, adhering to high industry technological standards to offer enhanced security on consumer financial data and increased trust in the payment ecosystem. The fintech firm’s OKTO.WALLET solution meets all the requirements set forth as a Level 1 Service Provider, ensuring the security and protection of payment cardholder data.

Compliance validation of the OKTO solution involved the evaluation and confirmation that the security controls and procedures have been properly implemented as per the policies recommended by PCI DSS. According to the requirements formed by the international payment systems, Visa, Mastercard, American Express and other members, all entities that store, process, and ensure the transfer of data to their cardholders must comply with the unified PCI Data Security Standard.

John Zacharakis, CTO at OKTO, comments: “PCI DSS certification is a key step of our high-quality offering to our customers and commitment to the industry’s highest standards in the most regulated markets. OKTO meets the objectives of the PCI DSS and assures that its clients obtain a fully PCI DSS compliant services, adhering to high security technical standards which ensure the security of the network infrastructure, and apply required controls around cardholder data to minimize credit card fraud.”

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About OKTO

OKTO is a leading fintech firm specialising in innovative digital payment solutions and applications across multiple industries, including retail, hospitality, leisure, and gaming.

The company’s bespoke 360 cashless payment environment is designed for the mobile world, connecting online and retail platforms through smartphone technology, while its offering comprises mobile payment and retail solutions, as well as payments related to gaming online or though physical point-of-sale.

OKTO’s technological payment related services are utilised by a range of industry sectors. The company drives technology innovation related to payments and services for several brands across various industries and countries, including Vodafone, Deutsche Telecom Group, National Bank of Greece, Playstation and Xbox.

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SOURCE: OKTO media release.