TITLE

Agents face charges for non-compliance

AUTHOR(S)
Robertson, Edward
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);9/25/2009, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that several travel agents in Great Britain were forced to pay additional bank charges for failing to comply with credit-card security checks. It is stated that banks have made it compulsory for agents to meet the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), an annual check to ensure retailers are adequately protecting customers' credit-card details from in-store and online fraud. It is stated that the agents comply by filling in a security questionnaire.
ACCESSION #
44747716

 

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