By complying with qualified assessments (see QSA) of these standards, businesses can become accepted by the PCI Standards Council as compliant with the twelve requirements, and thus receive a compliance certification and a listing on the PCI Standards Council website.
More Information#There might be more information for this subject on one of the following:
- PCI Data Security Standard v3.1
- PCI SSC
- Payment Card Industry
- Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard