Huobi obtains PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) certification
LONDON, July 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Huobi Financial Inc., branded as “Huobi,” today announced that it has passed the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) assessment and obtained PCI DSS certification on the 7the of June. Following the acquisition of the certificate, Huobi optimized its card binding process to improve the security of card information, and users might see a PCI logo on the card binding interface when purchasing crypto assets.
PCI DSS is a set of security standards formed by Visa, MasterCard, Discover Financial Services, JCB International and American Express in 2004. PCI DSS aims to secure credit and debit card transactions against data theft and fraud , and is currently one of the world’s strictest and highest security certification for financial institutions.
“PCI certification is considered the best practice for protecting sensitive data and information, helping us to build lasting and trusting relationships with our customers. In order to achieve certification, Huobi must pass a comprehensive 12-requirement exam. and over 200 PCI DSS-based assessments, ”said Ciara Sun, vice president of Huobi Global Markets.
PCI certification ensures card data security through a set of requirements that include a number of commonly recognized best practices such as installing firewalls, using anti-virus software, and encrypting data transmissions. data. Additionally, businesses need to monitor access to network resources and restrict access to cardholder data.
“Successfully passing the strict and complicated certification process indicates that Huobi has advanced capabilities in safety and security protection. It also reflects our great emphasis on the security of cardholder information. We believe that we can keep our safety construction work at an advanced level by leveraging our technological R&D advantages and our operating and management experiences, ”Ciara added.
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