All merchants who accept credit cards or store payment card or other sensitive data must secure and protect this information and their customers. This article explains how QuickBooks meets the PA-DSS (Payment Application Data Security Standards), and in some cases what actions you may need to take to be compliant. Standards increase in rigor year after year, so newer versions of QuickBooks provide more built-in protections than older versions.
Actions you can take to comply with these new security standards:
Important: You may need to take actions outside of QuickBooks to ensure you are compliant.
You can also contact a technical support agent for additional guidance. Fees may apply.