PCI DSS Certification

As an accredited PCI QSA service provider since 2011 by the PCI SSC composed namely of Visa, Mastercard and American Express, DATAPROTECT assisted several organizations in Morocco and abroad in their PCI DSS certification process. DATAPROTECT is the first Moroccan service provider who is authorized to carry out PCI DSS certification missions by the PCI SSC consortium. In 2011, DATAPROTECT certified the CBAO bank which became the first bank to have the PCI DSS certification in French-speaking Africa. In 2013, DATAPROTECT certified the Banque Centrale Populaire which in turn became the first bank to be certified in Morocco.

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

Our approach focuses on the following phases:

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 PCI DSS certification support projects.

Our assets

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

- The carrying out of the mission by expert consultants:
  • Trained consultants that are certified in: PCI QSA, PA 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 PCI 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 assisted several organizations in their PCI DSS certification process. We can namely cite: