Data Security

Care Online Pharmacy is PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards) compliant and is scanned for vulnerabilities on a regular basis to ensure our security systems are up to date and comply with industry standards.

Care Online Pharmacy abides by the Data Protection Act and understands why safety is paramount for our customers making payments online. We endeavor to make sure we secure ours customer’s payment card data. Our customers depend on us to keep their information safe and Care Online Pharmacy repays their trust with compliance to the PCI Security Standards.

What is PCI compliance?

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a set of requirements designed to ensure that ALL companies that process, store or transmit credit card information maintain a secure environment. The PCI DSS is administered and managed by the PCI SSC, an independent body that was created by the major payment card brands (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and JCB).

What you need to know about PCI Compliance

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a set of requirements designed to ensure that ALL companies that process, store or transmit credit card information maintain a secure environment. Cardholder data is any personally identifiable data associated with a cardholder. This could be an account number, expiration date, name, address, social security number, etc. All personally identifiable information associated with the cardholder that is stored, processed, or transmitted is also considered cardholder data.

Care Online Pharmacy is PCI compliant and subject to quarterly checks to make sure our security systems are secure and compliant so you can make payments on our website with confidence.