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Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS)

Provides framework for developing a payment card data security process that will prevent, detect, and appropriately react to any security incidents. This set of policies was created in 2004 by the four major credit card companies and includes procedures such as maintaining a secure network, protecting cardholder information, use of anti-virus software, and restricted access to system information and operations.

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