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Sequent Software announces PCI-DSS re-certification

Sequent Software Inc, has announced the re-certification of its Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI-DSS) Version 3.2 for Service Providers, Level 1. PCI-DSS Level 1 certification enables Sequent to provide trusted services to merchants and banks of all sizes, and confirms that the company’s technology, internal processes, and secure hosted environments meet the required […]

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G+D Mobile Security, Murata, STMicroelectronics partner for IoT device security

New long-range and low-power IoT (Internet of Things) technologies like Low-Power Wide Area Networks (LPWAN) are enabling new use cases in application areas such as smart cities, smart agriculture, smart manufacturing and work safety. Alongside robustness and availability, security is a key to successful adoption of these new applications. G+D Mobile Security, Murata, and STMicroelectronics […]

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EMVCo Reports 6.1 Billion EMV chip payment cards in global circulation

Official figures of aggregated data published by technical body EMVCo show that by the end of 2016, the number of EMV® payment cards in global circulation had increased by 1.3 billion in the previous 12 months to a total of 6.1 billion*. The data also highlights that 52.4% of all card-present transactions conducted globally between […]

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Rambus Teams with Google, Interac on Android Pay in Canada

Rambus Inc. has announced that it is working with Google and Interac Association / Acxsys Corporation, the organizations behind Canada’s leading payment brand, to enable Interac® Debit on Android Pay in Canada. Through the Interac Token Service Provider (TSP), which was developed in collaboration with Rambus, Interac debit cardholders can make secure mobile debit payments, […]

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Bango enables new payment option for Amazon customers in Japan

Bango has enabled a new payment method for Amazon customers in Japan. Amazon customers with a KDDI (au) or NTT DOCOMO mobile phone account can now pay for physical goods from Amazon.co.jp, by charging the cost to their mobile phone bill. Adding carrier billing as a payment option increases choice for customers in Japan, making […]

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Carrefour Banque offers instant activation of new C-zam account with Gemalto Digital PIN

Gemalto is supplying Market Pay, a payment institution wholly-owned by Carrefour Group, with payment cards and a Digital PIN solution for C-zam. This new ‘boxed’ account is available on the shelves of over 3,000 Carrefour French retail stores since 18 April. Once the account has been opened, the card’s PIN code is delivered safely and […]

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