PCI DSS Compliance - Security Standard Piraeus Bank facilitates businesses that manage payment card data, to be authenticated according to the international safety standard entitled Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). PCI DSS was created by the International Payment Organizations (Visa, MasterCard, etc.). High safety requirements The international security standard entitled Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) has been developed by International Payment Organizations (Visa, MasterCard, etc.), and defines specific safety standards with which businesses that receive, process, store or transmit payment card data must comply with. The PCI DSS requirements regard: Payment procedures Computer and software systems Anything else involved in the processing, storage or transmission of payment data. Card data security The main objective of the international security standard PCI DSS is to enhance the security of card data managed by your e-Shop. In this way, it contributes to the efficient service you provide to your clients, thus protecting their transactions. Authentication according to the PCI DSS The authentication, which Piraeus Bank has according to the international PCI DSS security standard since 2011, greatly facilitates your business in the process of completing its own authentication. Piraeus Bank is the first bank in Greece (and the Balkans) which has been authenticated according to the PCI DSS standard, which proves the commitment of the Bank and its investment in the security of electronic transactions.