Traveldoo gets PCI DSS certification

With the level 1 PCI DSS certification, Traveldoo has achieved the highest data security level for the services providers recognized by the Payment Card Industry (PCI) and thus guarantees its customers maximum security level for their credit cards data.

Traveldoo, the provider of online business travel services platforms, today announced it has been recently certified PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard), an information security standard for organizations that handle cardholder information for the major debit, credit, prepaid, e-purse, ATM, and POS cards. It is a guide of 12 regulations that help companies issuing credit cards to protect their data and prevent fraud. Obtaining PCI DSS certification requires the compliance of company's softwares and infrastructure with more than 200 safety requirements related primarily to the security of information systems, applications development and management process and means of data retention.

This certification follows an on-site audit conducted at Traveldoo by a third-party operator, certified and authorized by the PCI Security Standards Council.

" Our teams have worked hard to obtain this certification that offers our thousands of customers the best guarantees for their data safety and privacy. This success reflects the sustained commitment of Traveldoo to better meet the needs of our partners and customers " said Nabih El Aroussi, President of Traveldoo.

The PCI DSS norm is managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, an organization that has been founded by the main players of credit cards sector (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Discover Financial Services and JCB) and applies to the customers of these credit cards companies, i.e. both traders managing transactions, especially e-commerce players, but also hosts of payment systems, including banks.

About Traveldoo

Traveldoo is the European provider of online travel management solutions, enabling businesses to improve the performance of their travel procurement processes and reduce travel expenditure, making business travellers' lives easier and helping travel agencies develop quickly and efficiently their Internet distribution channel.