You get an extra layer of security when you use PayPal because all your financial information (like your credit card number) is securely stored and encrypted on our servers, so you don’t need to share your financial information with the person you’re buying from.
The company adheres to strict industry standards for payment processing, including:
- 128-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology for secure Internet Protocol (IP) transactions.
- Industry leading encryption hardware and software methods and security protocols to protect customer information.
- Compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).