Tag: Contactless/NFC

Alliance Activities : Events : Webinar: EMV Tokenization

EMV Tokenization Webinar Tokenization – the process of substituting valuable data with a token made up of random alphanumeric characters – has the potential to be a payments security game-changer for its ability to protect sensitive account data for in-store and online transactions. Issuers, acquirers, processors, merchants and service providers can find out all about…
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Alliance Activities : Publications : Contactless EMV Payments: Benefits for Consumers, Merchants and Issuers

Contactless EMV Payments: Benefits for Consumers, Merchants and Issuers Publication Date: June 2016 Click here to download the white paper. Click here to listen to the “Contactless EMV Payments: Merchant Opportunities” webinar recording. Click here to listen to the “Contactless EMV Payments: Issuer Opportunities” webinar recording. Click here to view issuer and merchant guides to…
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Alliance Activities : Publications : NFC Non-Payments Use Cases

Publication Date: December 2015 Click here to download the white paper. Near Field Communications (NFC) technology gets a lot of attention for its ability to enable contactless payments, but less known is that it also can be used to enable secure and convenient transactions in non-payments applications, such as marketing, identity, access, ticketing and gaming….
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Alliance Activities : Publications : EMV and NFC: Complementary Technologies Enabling Secure Contactless Payments

EMV and NFC: Complementary Technologies Enabling Secure Contactless Payments Publication Date: November 2015 Click here to download the white paper. As the U.S. migration to EMV chip payments continues, industry participants are thinking about preparing to process payments made using EMV contact chip cards, EMV contactless chip cards, mobile Near Field Communication (NFC) devices, or…

Alliance Activities : Events : The Evolution of Payment Specifications and Tokenization Webinar Series

The Evolution of Payment Specifications and Tokenization Webinar Series The Smart Card Alliance and EMVCo hosted a two-part webinar series, “The Evolution of Payment Specifications and Tokenization.” The first webinar, held on October 1, 2015, discussed progress made by the U.S. market in adopting EMV chip payments, contactless mobile payments and payment tokenization, based on…
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Alliance Activities : Publications : Host Card Emulation 101

Host Card Emulation 101 Publication Date: August 2014 Click here to download the white paper. Host card emulation (HCE) is one of the most talked about mobile innovations today, providing solutions providers with a new architecture to implement convenient mobile NFC-based solutions. But how does the new architecture impact application security? The Smart Card Alliance…
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Alliance Activities : Publications : The Changing U.S. Payments Landscape: Impact on Payment Transactions at Physical Stores

The Changing U.S. Payments Landscape: Impact on Payment Transactions at Physical Stores Publication Date: November 2013 Click here to download the white paper. This is an exciting time in the U.S. payments industry, with innovation in both payment presentment and acceptance. Significant changes to the U.S. payments landscape affect how merchants accept payments for purchases…