SLAIT Consulting Achieves Payment Card Industry Approved Scanning Vendor Status

March 1, 2016 – Virginia Beach, VA – SLAIT Consulting, LLC announced today that it has completed the steps to become a Payment Card Industry (PCI) Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV).  The PCI Security Council classification of Approved Scanning Vendor certifies SLAIT as an organization with a set of security services and tools to conduct external vulnerability scanning services to validate adherence with the external scanning requirements of PCI DSS Requirement 11.2.2.    According to Payment Card Industry, the Council was founded in 2006 by American Express, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard and Visa Inc. all of which share equally in governance and execution of the Council’s work.

SLAIT’s achievement as an ASV will allow organizations that accept credit card data to achieve their quarterly vulnerability scan requirement with a higher level of confidence.    There are approximately 73 approved vendors that perform vulnerability scanning services around the globe.  “We work hard to preserve customer trust and ensure compliance and are pleased to be a part of this exclusive category” stated Nigel Buttery, President of SLAIT Consulting.


About SLAIT Consulting

SLAIT Consulting is an information technology company that specializes in cyber-security and data center solutions. SLAIT holds top partner status and certifications with leading technology organizations which enables us to help businesses, government and educational institutions develop comprehensive plans to build and maintain their IT infrastructure. SLAIT is headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA with regional offices in Richmond, VA, Greenbelt, MD, Raleigh, and Charlotte, NC. For additional information, call 800-761-6898 or visit

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