MobileIron, a provider of security and management mobile apps, content, and devices, has announced that it has joined the PCI Security Standards Council as a new Participating Organization.
MobileIron will work with the Council to achieve and improve payment data security worldwide through the developments of the PCI Security Standards, including the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, Pin Transaction Security requirements and the Payment Application Data Security Standard.
Endorsed by American Express, Discover Financial Services, JCB International, MasterCard Worldwide and Visa Inc., the PCI Security Standards require merchants and service providers that store, process or transmit customer payment card data to adhere to information security controls and processes that ensure data protection.
“We are committed to supporting our customers as they become Mobile First organizations,” said Ojas Rege, VP Strategy, MobileIron. “By joining the PCI Security Standards Council, we can help them achieve PCI compliance and enable secure mobile payments. We look forward to being an advocate for our customers and working with other mobile security leaders on the Security Standards Council.”
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