You can simplify your business by working with just one organization for all of your payment needs, the most current version of the payment application software should be in use as older versions may lack adequate functionality to facilitate PCI DSS compliance. For the most part, authorization systems vary but commonly intend to provide reasonable assurance that charges are only authorized within prescribed credit limit tolerances and that accounts are appropriately blocked to prevent future authorizations when fraud is detected.
As new trends arise, outside eye to review and evaluate your processing solutions to ensure continuous payment acceptance improvement, evaluating your payment processes with the aid of your process map can help you pinpoint areas that may have placed you into a higher set of security standards.
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