The Catholic University of America

Assistant Vice President for Operations

Industry Standards

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard
Summary: Effective June 30th, 2005 VISA and Master Card put into effect a data security standard for any organization that processes credit card transactions accepting their card brand. Currently this program has expanded to include all major credit card brands. The credit card companies require that all members, service providers and merchants who store, process, or transmit cardholder data remain compliant with the PCI Standard.

Responsibility: Work with the Information Security Officer to ensure that all credit card transactions meet the CUA Information Assurance Policy and the necessary level of PCI compliance.