Keeping it Legal – Privacy Policy & PCI Compliance

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Data protection regulations are very important. It explains in detail how you collect, process, and use information that you receive from customers and those who visit your website. Non-privacy policies affect your SEO ranking. 

More importantly, this is required by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for all online businesses in the United States to follow privacy law and compliance. Your privacy policy must include the following:

* How to collect information from visitors and customers of your website.

* You must explain in detail what information you have collected from visitors advertised by customers.

* You must convey and explain what you do with all this information. Storage and location.

* You must provide instructions on how visitors or customers can change or delete information.

* Share with other parties with whom you will share information.

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PCI standard

If your website is an e-commerce website, or if you allow customers to pay by credit card, you must also comply with payment card industry data protection standards. 

According to PCI standards, your company must do the following:

* Protect data that you have saved.

* Implement security systems and applications such as firewalls and antivirus software.

* Always have a firewall to protect your data.

* Use antivirus software and update it regularly.

* You have your password for the system and security.

* Encryption of cardholder data transmission and other sensitive data on all public networks.

* Limit employee business access to data based on your employees' requirements and job descriptions.

* Track and monitor total access to network resources and cardholder data.

* Maintain information security policies.

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