Already in 2003, SRC was the first company worldwide to successfully complete the process of accreditation for the testing and auditing of merchants and service providers with both MasterCard and Visa. Since then, SRC is authorised to conduct security assessments on behalf of the payment schemes.

Furthermore, SRC was the first company worldwide that was awarded with accreditations as

  • PCI Qualified Security Assessor (PCI QSA)
  • PCI Approved Scanning Vendor (PCI ASV)
  • PCI Payment Application Qualified Security Assessor (PCI PA-QSA)
  • PCI PIN Transaction Security testing lab (PCI PTS) by PCI SSC.

SRC offers issuers, acquirers, Payment Service Providers (PSPs), Data Storage Entities (DSEs), merchants and terminal, PIN Pad and payment software producers customised services concerning the topics PCI DSS, PCI PA-DSS and PCI PTS, which allow an efficient and target-oriented implementation of the respective requirements. Customers benefit from SRC’s widespread experience deriving from a multitude of successfully completed consulting and auditing projects; especially even in case complex and comprehensive projects are concerned.


A selection of our customers


Contact Persons

Detlef Kraus
Thilo W. Pannen

Telephone: +49(0)228 2806-166
Telefax: +49(0)228 2806-199

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