Thursday 23, July 2015 by Matthew AmlĂ´t

Gulf Bank first in Kuwait to obtain PCI-DSS 3.1 Certification

Gulf Bank today announced that it has officially obtained the Payment Card Industry (PCI)-Data Security Standards (DSS) 3.1 certification, making it the first Bank in Kuwait to be certified with this version, and one of the few certified banks across the region. PCI-DSS is the global industry standard for compliance and security for personal payment card data, to which vendors and businesses must conform to in order to protect cardholders’ personal data and prevention from credit card fraud.

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