Industry Compliance

Merchants are obligated to meet industry guidelines for maintaining a secure environment, legal requirements in their jurisdiction, and best practices for online commerce. To learn more from a business perspective, see the Industry Compliance section in the Magento User Guide.

This compliance documentation provides the technical information to ensure that Magento Commerce installations comply with the requirements of specific privacy legislation. Some of these requirements require merchants to complete additional development work to achieve compliance. See the following topics for details: