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Qualified Security Assessor

A Qualified Security Assessor or QSA for short, is a person certified by Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council as being capable of auditing compliance to the Data Security Standards for the processing and/or storage of credit card data (PCI DSS). QSA must re-familiarise and re-certify annually to the latest PCI-DSS requirements. PA-QSA are QSA who are certified to audit Payment Applications.

Pipe Ten works with customers and QSA to ensure services and software are in place to maintain security and compliance with the standards, our experience helps to simplify and accelerate the process.