Friday, 22 June 2018

JORDAN KUWAIT BANK RECEIVES PCI DATA SECURITY STANDARD COMPLIANCE CERTIFICATION FOR THE 3RD CONSECUTIVE YEAR

May 2, 2018

Jordan Kuwait Bank (JKB) received the Payments Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Compliance Certification on version 3.2 issued by the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) for the third consecutive year. The certification is a culmination of the Bank’s efforts for continuously adhering to all the technical and procedural security requirements along the year, aiming to guarantee the existence of a highly secure environment to protect and safeguard cardholders’ data at the Bank, through acquiring and efficiently utilizing the most advanced systems, applications and security systems.

It is also worth mentioning that the audit process on the Bank's compliance against the standard was conducted through Trustwave International Advisory Company (QSA).

This certification comes in line with Jordan Kuwait Bank's continuous efforts to comply with international best practices and standards and the Central Bank of Jordan regulations to preserve the confidentiality and security of the Bank's customer information and reduce cyber risks.