McLean, VA and Mumbai, India (PRWEB) August 18, 2009
Pine Labs' Plutus Secure application has achieved the industry standard and coveted Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS) Certification through ControlCase's PA-DSS Certification program.
Plutus Secure version 11.0.0, a credit/debit electronic data capture and authorization solution from Pine Labs, has been certified by ControlCase to be compliant with PA-DSS.
PA-DSS is a PCI (Payment Card Industry) Council managed program that can help software vendors develop secure payment applications and ensure their payment applications are compliant with Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS).
ControlCase's qualified QPASA's (Qualified Payment Application Security Assessors) performed the PABP Assessment.
Plutus Secure is Windows™ based desktop Credit/Debit electronic data capture and authorization product and it is expected to be sold "off the shelf" to multiple customers. Plutus Secure Application consists of Plutus Secure and the Cisco VPN client used for establishing secure VPN connection with the Acquiring banks. This application is a platform that allows merchants to enable Point of Sale Electronic Data Capture (POS EDC) based acquisition of cards to accept payment from the customers. It can be configured with multiple acquirers to allow Merchant to have multiple payment processing options.
Plutus Secure supports all basic operations including online and offline transactions, batch settlement and reconciliation, and parameter based initialization. With the additional hardware add-ons, Plutus Secure can capture customer data from credit card needed for authorization and can print approval charge slips.
About Pine Labs
Pine Labs offers smart cards, magnetic-stripe cards and Point of Sale (PoS) based payment, loyalty and retail solutions and services to the banking, petroleum and telecom markets/ Pine Labs enjoys a dominant position in India with several blue chip companies and banks as their customers.
For more information please visit http://www.pinelabs.com
ControlCase is a global provider of software, professional services, managed services and hosted solutions. Their offerings enable organizations to effectively manage their IT Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (IT GRC) efforts. Headquartered in the United States, with locations in North America, India and the Middle East, ControlCase provides compliance related solutions and services for companies and government agencies that require a consistent and repeatable means of complying with multiple regulations. ControlCase is also a Qualified Security Assessor Company, QSA as certified by PCI (Payment Card Industry) Standards Council and an Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV).
For more information please visit http://www.controlcase.com.
Ashwani Kaul, Vice President, Products