You can safely shop at HotCherry regardless of whether you use your credit card, debit card or even PayPal. We are PCI compliant and meet the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). Our server encrypts your personal information and payment details before your transaction is processed using 256-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). Also once your order has been processed securely online, we don’t store your payment details.
We are using Shopify’s PCI compliant shopping cart and hosting services both of which is subject to annual on-site assessments from validating compliance to risk assessment. This includes all 6 categories of PCI standards to ensure secure e-commerce:
- Maintain a Secure Network
- Protect Cardholder Data
- Maintain a Vulnerability Management Program
- Implement Strong Access Control Measures
- Regularly Monitor and Test Networks
- Maintain an Information Security Policy
How can you tell if a website is secure?
When you shop at HotCherry.com, you will notice a padlock icon in front of the URL on all page. The padlock icon is displayed to indicate that the connection between the browser and the server is encrypted and that you are in a safe area to browse or shop.