ControlCase, a leading global provider of Compliance as a Service (CaaS), Certifications, and IT Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) software is pleased to announce that it has certified Ooredoo the fastest telecom network in Kuwait to PCI DSS Version 3.2 following assessment of their online transaction environment. Ooredoo is the now recognized as the first telecom provider in Kuwait to be certified to this version
PCI-DSS is the global industry standard for compliance and security for payment card data, to which vendors and businesses must conform to in order to protect cardholder data and prevent credit card fraud. Ooredoo’s PCI-DSS compliance was validated in December last year, after an extensive audit conducted by ControlCase. This achievement demonstrates a commitment to safe transactions and further solidifies Ooredoo’s position as a leader in the telecoms market. Ooredoo has a web payment portal and payment kiosks in 45 locations across Kuwait.
Commenting on this achievement, Ooredoo Kuwait stated, “This accomplishment reinforces our commitment to ensure the best services to our customers, with safe online transactions to protect them against fraud and other privacy breeches. This step reflects our company’s core values of caring and connecting. Ooredoo strives to provide its customers with the best services, while ensuring the safety of their privacy and information.”
Commenting on Ooredoo’s achievement, ControlCase COO Suresh Dadlani said Ooredoo’s efforts to ensure customers’ privacy of payment information is truly commendable. He added, “We’re always happy to assist organizations such as Ooredoo in ensuring that their clients’ information is protected, especially given the rise in cyberattacks and data breeches.”
ControlCase is a global provider of Compliance as a Service (CaaS), Enterprise Software and Services. Our offerings enable clients to effectively manage their IT Governance, Risk Management and Compliance Management (IT GRCM or GRC) efforts.
Headquartered in the United States, with locations in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and the Middle East, ControlCase focuses on providing and developing services, software products, hardware appliances and managed solutions that focus on compliance regulations and standards; including PCI DSS, SOC1, SOC2, SSAE16, PIPEDA, ISO 27001/2, FERC/NERC, Sarbanes Oxley (SOX), GLBA, HIPAA/HITRUST, CoBIT, and BITS FISAP SIG/AUP.
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