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Is Cardlink POS PCI DSS and PCI PTS compliant?

Cardlink POS are PCI DSS and PCI PTS compliant.

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“Cardlink S.A. is the leading EFTPOS terminal network provider in Greece.

Our EFTPOS terminal fleet complies and follows the mandates issued by the Payment Card Schemes, PCI and EMV.

Regarding security, each Cardlink EFTPOS terminal:

  • complies with the mandates of PCI PTS (PIN Transaction Security).
  • carries unique symmetric key for the encryption of the cardholder PIN, under Master / Session key scheme or Derived Unique Key Per Transaction (DUKPT). Keys are injected inside Payment Scheme certified Key Injection Facilities under PCI regulations.
  • carries unique digital certificate generated under root CA and under TLS 1.2 cryptographic protocol, provide the mandated process for encryption and client – server authentication to perform card payment transactions in any TCP/IP connection.

Cardlink S.A. is a PCI DSS compliant Service Provider.

According to the mandatory obligation set from the Card Schemes and Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI), Cardlink’s ecosystem is validated annually by a listed from PCI Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) against current Data Security Standards (PCI DSS).”

Links with the lists with current PCI DSS approvals from MasterCard and Visa follow.

  1. MasterCard

https://www.mastercard.us/en-us/merchants/safety-security/security-recommendations/service-providers-need-to-know.html (Compliant Service Provider List)

2. Visa

https://www.visaeurope.com/receiving-payments/security/downloads-and-resources and select the pdf link “Visa Europe Member Agent Weblisting (month) 2018” (updated every month)