athleti.ca is certified Level 1 PCI DSS Compliant. The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is an information security standard for organizations that handle credit card and debit card information. Defined by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council, the standard was created to increase controls around credit card data to reduce credit card fraud via its exposure.
There are six categories of PCI standards that must be met in order for a merchant to be deemed compliant:
- Maintain a Secure Network
- Protect Cardholder Data
- Maintain a Vulnerability Management Program
- Implement Strong Access Control Measures
- Regularly Monitor and Test Networks
- Maintain an Information Security Policy
Level 1 PCI Compliance certification is a rigorous process that requires annual on-site assessments to validate security and risk management. athleti.ca is hosted on the Shopify eCommerce platform from Jaded Pixel Technologies, an Ottawa-based company. Our Level 1 PCI Compliance certification is registered as Jaded Pixel Technologies, Inc. in the following compliance documents:
For additional information on PCI Compliance, visit the PCI Compliance Guide website.