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About Payfast

 
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What is SHOPIFY?

Shopify hosts our online shop. Shopify is an accredited safe and secure online shopping mall and payment portal which speedily processes all possible payment methods across South Africa (creditcard, debitcards, EFT bank transfers etc ...)

What is PCI DSS Compliance?

  • The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is an information security standard for organizations that handle credit card and debit card information.

Shopify meets all 6 categories of PCI standards:

  • 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

Shopify also accepts Payfast

What is PAYFAST?

PayFast is a payments processing service for South Africans and South African websites. They enable easy secure and instant payment transfer between online buyers ( you ) and sellers (me; plantup-za.co.za.) They allow sellers to accept payments from buyers in a variety of ways. All security encrypted and protected.

  • Buyers may shop online without disclosing their financial information.

  • Pay using Internet banking with the ease and speed of a credit card.

  • Buyers can make secure and instant online payments to sellers for goods and services.

  • Buyers do not pay anything to use PayFast, Sellers are charged for each successful transaction.

  • Payfast process credit cards; Visa and MasterCard.

  • They facilitate instant EFT (Electronic Fund Transfer) payments to any of SA's four biggest banks – ABSA, FNB, Nedbank and Standard Bank
    No two day waiting period, no proof of payment required and no disclosing of financial information. 

  • Digital payment method Bitcoin available.

  • These payment methods are instantly verified for both buyer and seller.

MORE ABOUT PAYFAST METHODS

PayFast is committed to keeping you and your information secure. They have a multitude of checks in place to protect both buyers and sellers from fraudulent transactions.

  • They use Extended Validation SSL with 256-bit encryption.
    Two of the four major South African banks use this, the highest, level of encryption currently available.

  • 3D Secure is in place for all credit card transactions.

  • All sensitive info is encrypted within their own database.

  • They run penetration testing on their systems on a weekly basis to look for vulnerabilities. Only required to do it once every three months.

  • Their entire site, blog and help site are served from secure servers.

  • They also have an excellent monitoring system that does, among other things: GEO IP tracking, velocity testing, BIN/IIN validation and checks against online databases.

MORE ABOUT PAYFAST SECURITY