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Who is qualified to perform PA-DSS assessments?

FAQ Response

Payment Application Qualified Security Assessors (PA-QSAs) are qualified by the Council to validate payment applications for compliance to PA-DSS. A list of PA-QSAs is available on the Council website. A list of payment applications that have been PA-DSS validated is also maintained on the Council website.

Please refer to the following for our list of PA-QSAs: https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/approved_companies_providers/index.php

February 2008
Article Number 1173