What our clients say

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“3C Payment has worked together with Advantio for almost 10 years. In that time, Advantio has successfully delivered on 3C’s growth in PCI DSS, P2PE and cyber security. Additionally, 3C has supported Advantio in their path to offer elite PCI & security consultancy. We are happy to continue our collaboration with Advantio's team, as they provide us with a professional, comprehensive service.”

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Why do you need Point-To-Point Encryption (P2PE)?

  • Secure Your Payment Ecosystem

  • Detailed yet Flexible Approach

  • Reduced PCI Complexity


PCI SSC level P2PE Compliance in 2 steps

1 P2PE Preliminary Gap Assessment Review (GAR)

Advantio’s P2PE GAR provides a benchmarking against industry requirements to analyze your solution, components, or application. This review process allows an organization to review its compliance position before committing to the formal P2PE compliance assessment.

Advantio’s P2PE Preliminary Gap Assessment Review (GAR) report includes:

  • Identification of the P2PE solution, component, or application current state
  • A detailed comparison between the collected results and the desired status, also known as Gap Identification
  • All the possible remedies for bridging the gap between the current and ideal state

2 P2PE Formal Assessment of Compliance (FAC)

P2PE Formal assessment of compliance (FAC) applies to entities that manage P2PE Solutions for their customers, Merchants that manage their P2PE solutions, and P2PE Component Providers.

Advantio’s P2PE Formal Assessment of Compliance (FAC) report includes:

  • A custom-tailored plan for your organization
  • A detailed overview of the assessed environment, review all your payment card processes, P2PE payment channels, cardholder data flows/streams, etc.
  • Submission of the required documents to the PCI SSC, a detailed report on P2PE assessment, and an Attestation of Validation

PCI DSS in the payment industry

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Our PCI DSS whitepaper

Expert analysis of PCI DSS with a focus on ATM, retail, hospitality and issuer & acquirer environments.


By the numbers Numbers icon

  • 418 Combined years experience
  • 93%
    retention rate
  • 201 Certifications issued
    to clients in 2021
  • 242 Projects
    On Time & On Budget
    in 2021
  • 192 Penetration tests
    in 2021