VNPT Pay receives PCI DSS – The important international security certificate
Recently, VNPT Pay – The digital payment ecosystem of VNPT-Media has been officially granted PCI DSS 3.2.1 after surpassing 12 strict standards groups of the PCI Security Standards Council.
PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) is a security standard established by the PCI Security Standards Council consisting of members: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover Financial Services, JCB International. Consisting of 12 main request groups and more than 100 very strict detailed requirements, PCI DSS is an extremely important, globally recognized information security standard certificate and a mandatory standard for all organizations and businesses involved in the processing, transmission and storage of payment card data.
Receiving PCI DSS certificate means that VNPT Pay has ensured international requirements on information security policies, data processing processes, communication network infrastructure, application security and source code ... Thereby, it immediately takes effect to improve the confidentiality of information for millions of customers and partners who are banks, organizations, businesses as well as more than 100,000 payment acceptance points that are cooperating with VNPT Pay.
Known as the first payment intermediary integrated into the National Public Service Portal, VNPT Pay belonging to VNPT-Media (a member of Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group) has always been a pioneer in the role of working with the Government to achieve the goal of building comprehensive finance in Vietnam. VNPT Pay payment platform has helped to digitalize the payment for all administrative procedures on the National Public Service Portal, creating major changes in the method of receiving, processing procedures, improving the efficiency of state management and creating great convenience for people. With an integrated payment solution on the National Public Service Portal, in April, VNPT-Media was honored to receive the Sao Khue Award in 2021 in the category of Digital Government.
Talking to reporters, Mr. Nguyen Dang Thang, Director of VNPT FinTech (the managing unit of VNPT Pay) said: "We believe that the quality of products and services is always the key to retaining customers. In many criteria to evaluate the quality of a digital financial product and service, the security and security factor is always of first concern. VNPT Pay always strives for customer transactions to be carried out in a digital environment with the best security, reliability and safety at the highest level. This is not only important for VNPT Pay's reputation when serving customers, but also as a commitment to the partners that we are and will cooperate with. At a higher level, this is also the responsibility of VNPT to the country when accompanied by the Government, businesses and people in the digital transformation".
PCI DSS certificate affirms VNPT Pay's determination in its mission to satisfy customers with high quality, secure and safe services, in accordance with international standards. This will also be an important topic to help VNPT Pay open up cooperation opportunities with global financial partners such as Visa, Master, JCB ... From there, VNPT Pay payment ecosystem will grow more and more completely, aiming to provide customers with more comprehensive and practical benefits in the future".