[PCI DSS 1.x] A.1 Protect each entity's (that is merchant, service provider, or other entity) hosted environment a

A.1 Specifically for a PCI audit of a Shared hosting Provider, to verify that Shared hosting Providers protect entities’ (merchants and service providers) hosted environment and data, select a sample of servers (Microsoft Windows and Unix/Linux) across a representative sample of hosted merchants and service providers, and verify A.1.1 through A.1.4 below.