Dublin, Ireland: Advantio, a cyber resilience expert trusted globally for delivering best of breed, world class cyber security services, is proud to announce the achievement of yet another Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) designation - Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV)! This logical expansion of our service offering is the natural evolution following Advantio’s numerous Payment Card Industry designations:

  • Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) 
  • Qualified PIN Assessor (QPA)
  • Payment Application Qualified Security Assessor (PA-QSA)
  • PCI Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) Assessor
  • 3-D Secure (3DS) Assessor
  • Tokenization Service Provider (TSP) Assessor  

A recognized influencer and a thought leader within the Payment Card Industry (PCI SSC GEAR Member), Advantio delivers ASV services to help organizations validate adherence with PCI DSS Requirements 11.2.2 and 11.2.3 for scanning public-facing system components.  Delivered as a fully managed service and backed up by subject matter expert human analysis, the service helps organizations build cyber security resilience against Internet based attacks for on-premise and cloud infrastructure, ensuring that their Internet presence is verifiably secure.

“Becoming an Approved Scanning Vendor was a strategic decision for us,” Martin Petrov, COO of Advantio explains. “We want to be able to offer our clients a comprehensive cyber security service portfolio which is aligned with the latest security trends and industry regulations. Today, we reached another milestone into the journey of establishing our position as one of the most trusted brands in the industry.”

As experienced information security professionals, Advantio has the necessary expertise to help advance your business, by providing vendor agnostic services on adopting best-practices in the areas of compliance, data protection and information security using industry and regulatory standards and frameworks such as ISO27000, ISO22300, GDPR, PSD2, SOC2, COBIT, CMMI and others.  

Advantio is certified as an Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) by PCI SSC.

About Advantio: Established in 2009, Advantio combines professional services, technology, managed security services and multilingual support to deliver turnkey security and compliance solutions to global organisations. Advantio has been recognized as Europe’s second largest QSA provider by VISA and its Professional Security Organization’s certifications include: PCI QSA, PA-DSS, PCI P2PE, PCI 3DS, PCI QPA, CISSP, CISA, CISM, ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Auditor & Lead Implementer, OSCP, CEH and OSSTMM.

Specializing in securing payment data transactions by leveraging subject matter expertise, advisory services and the ZeroRisk software suite, Advantio has become the security partner of choice for many large corporates and enterprises globally, covering a wide range of industries including but not limiting to banking, insurance, gaming, travel, retail, telco and public sector.

Diana Tykhonenko

Written by Diana Tykhonenko

I am the Marketing Specialist at Advantio.

Advantio has become a cyber security partner of choice for many large corporates and enterprises globally. In this blog, we bring you the latest news about PCI DSS Compliance, P2PE, PA-DSS, 3DS, PIN Security, ASV scans, Pen Testing, GDPR, ISO 27001, PSD2 and more.