ProPay®, a TSYS® company, announced today a new partnership with ControlScan ® to provide PCI compliance solutions for small- and medium-sized merchants. ControlScan is an Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) of the PCI Council. Together, ProPay and ControlScan will provide merchants with a simple and easy to adopt solution that will help merchants navigate the maze of understanding and achieving PCI compliance. Complying with PCI DSS can be a daunting task for any merchant — especially for small- to medium-sized merchants. While utilizing products such as ProPay’s ProtectPay ® encryption and tokenization solution can significantly reduce merchant’s PCI DSS burden, all merchants must still comply with the Standard. ProPay and ControlScan will provide the following:
PCI Self-Assessment Questionnaire (SAQ) that includes step-by-step instructions
Thorough scan of merchant’s network if applicable
Reporting and Attestation that the merchant is compliant
Breach Protection coverage with no deductible
“ProPay is pleased to partner with ControlScan to provide compliance solutions to our merchants and partners," said Greg Pesci, president of ProPay. “For years we’ve been helping our customers achieve compliance with our ProtectPay solution. Our partnership with ControlScan will provide additional tools that will simplify and guide our merchants through the compliance process so they can focus more energy on growing their business.” “ProPay is well-positioned to help eliminate friction in the way its merchants make payments, receive payments and secure payments," said Joan Herbig, chief executive officer of ControlScan. “ControlScan’s payment security and compliance solutions align well with the ProPay business model, because they adapt to fit individual merchant scenarios.” About ProPay Since 1997, ProPay has provided simple, secure and affordable payment solutions for organizations ranging from the small, home-based entrepreneur to multi-billion-dollar enterprises. ProPay is a leading provider of complete End-to-End Payment Security solutions designed to significantly reduce the client organization’s risk of having sensitive payment data compromised. ProPay is the recipient of the prestigious 2010 ETA ISO of the Year award. ProPay is a wholly owned subsidiary of TSYS (NYSE: TSS) and is a leader in payment data security. For information, visit www.propay.com or call 888.227.9856. About TSYS At TSYS ® (NYSE: TSS), we believe payments should revolve around people, not the other way around. We call this belief "People-Centered Payments ®." By putting people at the center of every decision we make, TSYS supports financial institutions, businesses and governments in more than 80 countries. Through NetSpend ®, A TSYS Company, we empower consumers with the convenience, security, and freedom to be self-banked. TSYS offers issuer services and merchant payment acceptance for credit, debit, prepaid, healthcare and business solutions. TSYS’ headquarters are located in Columbus, Ga., U.S.A., with local offices spread across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. TSYS is a member of The Civic 50 and was named one of the 2013 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere magazine. TSYS routinely posts all important information on its website. For more, please visit us at www.tsys.com. About ControlScan Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, ControlScan delivers payment security and compliance solutions to a global network of merchant service providers and small- to mid-sized businesses. The company's depth of commitment to the SMB fuels its role as a thought leader and partner to providers, serving their distinct needs. Flexible options include PCI/HIPAA compliance programs, QSA services, cloud security solutions and more. For more information, please visit ControlScan.com or call 1-800-771-8603.