The PCI family

With hundreds of combined years’ experience in PCI DSS compliance, Advantio’s expert team can help you whatever your query. We cover: PCI SSF/PA DSS, PCI 3DS, PCI P2PE, PCI PIN and PCI TSP compliance.

Advantio's PCI 3D Secure Services

1 Scope Analysis Review

Advantio's PCI 3DS Scope Analysis Review provides a guide for organizations to identify the systems that, at a minimum, need to be included in the scope of PCI 3DS. Additionally, it guides how an organization may use segmentation, outsourcing, or other techniques to reduce the number of systems that require PCI 3DS controls. All of this to reduce the risk as well as the costs, time, and efforts for achieving and maintaining compliance.

Who needs to be validated?

  • featureIcon_shield Access Control Server (ACS) providers
  • featureIcon_shield Directory Server (DS) providers
  • featureIcon_shield 3DS Server (3DSS) providers

2 Gap Analysis Review

Advantio's Gap Analysis is a strategic planning process to help your organization understand it's true security posture compared to where it needs to be for the latest PCI 3DS compliance requirements. This service is highly effective for gauging your compliance position before committing to the formal PCI 3DS compliance assessment.

3 Steps of a Gap Analysis Review:

  • featureIcon_audit Identifying your organization’s current state
  • featureIcon_analyze Compare results to the desired status
  • featureIcon_gears Advantio advises on remediations necessary for a successful PCI 3DS assessment

3 Formal Assessment of Compliance

The PCI 3DS Formal Assessment of Compliance, is the process where an Advantio 3DS Qualified Security Assessor will perform on-site interviews, system configuration sampling, and document reviews to ascertain an organization’s level of compliance. Advantio then documents your compliance for major payment card brands to officially recognize your PCI 3DS standing in the Report on Compliance.

Key features of the assessment:

  • featureIcon_compliance Adheres to the PCI 3DS Security Requirements and Assessment Procedures for EMV® 3-D Secure Core Components: ACS, DS, and 3DS Server
  • featureIcon_globe Your organization officially meets the PCI 3DS standard
  • featureIcon_cloud Includes a Report on Compliance and an Attestation of Compliance from Advantio

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

What our clients say

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“Advantio has provided Modulr with exceptional Cyber Security expertise, guidance and services. We’re incredibly pleased to be continuing to work with Advantio as a trusted partner as our business grows and develops.”

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Kenneth Ord - Head of IT Security at Modulr image
Head of IT Security