CDNetworks Achieves Fourth Year of PCI-DSS Certification

CDNetworks, a multinational CDN with expertise and infrastructure in China, Russia and other emerging markets, has achieved PCI-DSS (Payment Card Industry-Data Security Standard) Certification for the fourth year in a row. The certification ensures that customers can trust CDNetworks with their sensitive data including payment card information.

The PCI DSS Certification process was conducted by Tevora, a PCI Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) based in Southern California. “CDNetworks has recognized the importance of PCI Certification longer than any other CDN,” said Jeff Kim, President & COO, CDNetworks. “Our customers rely on CDNetworks to protect their customers’ personal information. Each year, more and more customers are requiring PCI certification and not just in retail, all industries are seeing the value.”

Finance, travel, ecommerce

global-cdnThe PCI security standard dictates a set of comprehensive requirements for “enhancing payment account data security” such as credit card numbers, names, addresses, email, etc.  It was developed by the founding members of the PCI Security Standards Council, including American Express, Discover Financial Services, JCB International, MasterCard Worldwide, and Visa Inc., to help facilitate the broad adoption of consistent data security measures on a global basis

The PCI-DSS certification includes standards regarding system- and application-level policies that include log data centralization, monitoring, and reporting for security and audit purposes.

Accelerating more than 40,000 global websites and cloud hosting services over its 140 PoPs, CDNetworks serves e-business customers across industries like finance, travel, ecommerce, learning management, high tech, manufacturing and media. The company has been serving its enterprise customers for more than 13 years, and has offices in the U.S., Korea, China, Japan, and the UK.