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Security & Compliance

Managing sensitive personal and financial information is important business. At FACTS, we take it seriously, and so should you. Learn more with this video:

Think your school is safe?

Review these statistics on data breaches in education to get a better feel for the risks. Full information is available by viewing the entire infographic below.

School Statistics

$142

Cost of data breach in the education space (per record)

63%

Of breaches in schools were by a student or staff member

67%

Of schools reported a physical breach

Three Types of Risk

Data Loss

10,241,581 exposed records in the education space since 2005

Financial Loss

$2,210,000,000,000 total transaction volume charged on credit cards in 2012

Reputation Loss

232.4 million identities exposed worldwide in 2011

How does your school avoid becoming a statistic?

Work with FACTS, the only partner in the industry that tests itself against the highest standards of security and compliance.

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Security Designations

FACTS is SSAE 16 audited and PCI DSS Level 1 validated.

since 2004

FACTS is SSAE 16 Audited.

The Statement of Standards for Attestation Engagement is an audit standard designed for third-party service organizations. The SSAE 16 results of vendor service organizations are used in audits of many institutions, and they address all aspects of the service organization’s control environment. FACTS is SSAE 16 Audited on an annual basis.

since 2006

FACTS is PCI DSS level 1 validated.

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS, or more commonly, PCI) are a set of standards set forth by the four major card associations to protect cardholder data. All merchants and processors need to have physical, electronic, and procedural controls in place to ensure that cardholder data is stored and handled securely at all times. FACTS is PCI Level One Compliant.