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To protect our customers and our business, Internet security and data protection is the highest priority at  Effective October 31, 2007, and all business operations under Great Seats, Inc., have achieved PCI Level 1 Compliance in accordance with all regulations and criteria of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS).  This rigorous set of industry security requirements was initiated  by a collaboration of the four major credit card companies -- Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express – and applies to every organization that processes, transmits or stores credit or debit card information, including financial institutions, Internet vendors and retail merchants. 

What does PCI Level 1 Compliance mean? has successfully fulfilled and strictly adheres to the highest standard setting for each of the six main control objectives for PCI DSS compliance and validation.  They are:

  • Build and Maintain a Secure Network
  • Protect Cardholder Data
  • Maintain a Vulnerability Management Program
  • Implement Strong Access Control Measures
  • Regularly Monitor and Test Networks

The PCI DSS is used by all card brands to assure the security of the data gathered while a customer or employee is making a transaction.  A single violation of any of the requirements can trigger an overall non-compliant status resulting in steep fines, suspension and revocation of credit card processing privileges.

How is PCI Compliance validated? has undergone a thorough audit by the credit card companies and an on-site visit by a contracted assessor to confirm all objectives and requirements have been met.  In addition, daily security scans are performed by ScanAlert Internet Security and ControlScan of all devices—websites, networks, databases, etc.  The ScanAlert (Hacker Safe) and ControlScan logos on verify the site is being regularly monitored and tested.

How long does PCI Compliance last?
PCI DSS compliance and validation is a permanent change at, which must be reviewed and updated annually in order to maintain Level 1 certification. 

Great Seats, Inc. is committed to Internet and data security and superior customer service.  If you have any questions or concerns regarding our PCI Level 1 Compliance, please email us at Privacy Policy


We are firmly committed to protecting information our customers submit. Our privacy policy applies to transactions made, and data gathered on the exclusively.

To best operate the site and provide you with information on tickets and services that may be of interest to you, we may collect contact information, financial information, and demographic information from you. We use contact information to help us efficiently perform transactions, to deliver the services you have requested, to perform quality assurance, sales analyses and other business analyses, and to contact you in conjunction with events for which you purchased tickets. We use your financial information to check your qualifications, to help us efficiently perform sales and other transactions on the Site, to deliver goods and services you have requested and to perform quality assurance.

You can browse our site without entering any personal information, and therefore, remain anonymous during your visit. However, we hope that all of our visitors will register with us so that we can learn more about our valuable customers.

Our site uses cookies to keep track of your shopping cart. Upon your request we can use cookies to deliver content specific to your interests. We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement, and gather broad demographic information. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. All sensitive information entered is encrypted and protected with the SSL encryption software. All transactions must be placed with a secure browser for customers to take advantage of this secure service. While on a secure page, such as our order form, the lock icon on the bottom of Web browsers such as Netscape Navigator and Microsoft Internet Explorer becomes locked, as opposed to un-locked, or open, when you are just 'surfing'. To learn more about SSL, follow this link The servers that we store personally identifiable information on are kept in a secure environment. If you have any questions about the security at our website, you can send an email to
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