SOURCE: Auric Systems International

July 05, 2005 08:11 ET

Auric Systems International Bundles Free PCI Security Certification From ScanAlert for Its Customers

PETERBOROUGH, NH -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 5, 2005 -- Auric Systems International (Auric) is bundling ScanAlert's Certified PCI Compliance™ service at no cost to its customers, enabling them to be certified to the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard. In addition, Auric will also begin marketing ScanAlert's HACKER SAFE certification service.

"We selected ScanAlert because its PCI service is the most cost-effective and easy-to-use option for companies of all sizes that need to meet the PCI standard," said Auric Director of Marketing John Tourgee. "The service includes a wealth of technical and online support features that are simply unavailable from other PCI scanning vendors."

"By using our PCI service, Auric customers will each save hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars," added Michael Ayers, Director of Channel Sales for ScanAlert. "We're providing them with all the resources they need to produce a certificate of compliance and return to growing their businesses."

Service Delivery and Availability

Auric customers interested in ScanAlert's Certified PCI Compliance service or premium HACKER SAFE certification service should contact Auric directly.

About the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard

The PCI Standard is a worldwide compliance program that applies to every entity that collects, processes, or stores credit card data. Backed by Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and other worldwide card associations, PCI outlines best practices and obligations for securing credit card data. More information is available at

About ScanAlert, Inc.

Headquartered in Napa, CA, ScanAlert is the world's largest web site security certification company, protecting over 65,000 web sites in 30 countries through the HACKER SAFE certification program. The certification mark indicates that these sites protect the personal data of millions of shoppers every day by meeting the highest federal and industry web site security standards. ScanAlert's easy-to-use and affordable PCI compliance service is available direct and through channel partners. For more information, please visit

About Auric Systems International

Headquartered in Peterborough, NH, Auric Systems International has been producing client/server and web-based credit card and transaction processing applications since 1994. Auric's off-the-shelf and custom applications are deployed in businesses ranging in size from sole proprietorships to Fortune 500. For more information, please visit

Contact Information

  • Auric Systems International Contact:
    John Tourgee
    Director of Marketing
    Tel: 603-924-6079 x245
    Email: Email Contact

    ScanAlert Contact:
    Nigel Ravenhill
    Director of Marketing
    Tel: 707-224-7656 X111