PA DSS Certification

Elaborated by the PCI SSC consortium, the PA-DSS standard is a set of security requirements, which apply to suppliers and payment software developers. Based on its extensive experience in the audit sector and in the establishment of security mechanisms for organizations that handle cardholder data, DATAPROTECT is indeed capable of assisting you in achieving compliance of your applications that are eligible for the PA-DSS requirements.

DATAPROTECT is the only company in Morocco with a PA QSA certification; it is part of a list of 79 certified companies worldwide. This accreditation grants it the right to evaluate the compliance of payment applications vis-à-vis the PA DSS (Payment Application Data Security Standard).

To access the list of approved suppliers, visit the following link:

Our ressources

With a reservoir of certified skills in PCI QSA, PA QSA, CISA, CISSP, CEH, and ISO 27001, DATAPROTECT has a unique expertise on the Moroccan market. This enables it to be approached to assist several renowned organizations on the national territory and abroad.

Our tool

Based on its experience, DATAPROTECT has developed an application that enables the end-to-end monitoring of PA DSS certification support projects.

Our assets

Assisting our customers in the implementation of the PA DSS standard was designed as a value-added offering through:

- Assistance provided by expert consultants:
  • Trained consultants that are certified in: PA QSA, PCI QSA, CISSP, CISA, etc.
  • Experienced consultants in the field of payment systems with an extensive experience in this subject matter
  • Qualified consultants: demonstrated experience on similar projects
- The benefit of in-depth preliminary work on the PA DSS standard,
  • Support in the reading and the application of the standard (synoptic, entry, exit, etc.)
  • Expertise and specific tools to ensure the success of the project
- A globally recognized accreditation as a PCI QSA and PA QSA
- An implementation methodology which guarantees the completion of the mission within the deadlines in line with the important milestones to ensure PA DSS compliance

Our references

DATAPROTECT a accompagné plusieurs organisations dans leur projet de mise en conformité à la norme PA DSS. cette expertise dans le domaine de sécurité des applications monétiques fait de DATAPROTECT un partenaire privilégié pour vous accompagner à la mise en conformité au stantard PA DSS.

DATAPROTECT assisted several organizations in their PA DSS certification process. We can namely cite: