Tagged as: EMV

19 Oct

Overcoming Major Data Security Challenges in Retail Petroleum Part 2

EMV is More Expensive Than You Think As discussed in the previous blog posting, with the sheer amount of transactional data flowing through retail petroleum industry environments, data security presents a challenging series of initiatives to overcome. With multiple technologies touching the payment stream—from the automated fuel dispenser to the

25 Aug

Are Global Card Brands Stacking the Deck with EMVco?

The card brands have something up their sleeve with the EMVco network tokenization standards. According to the April 2015 PCI document “Tokenization Product Security Guidelines” EMVco has set proprietary standards on network tokenization. These new suggested proprietary standards obviously benefit the card brands and are intended to create additional barriers

10 Jun

Retailers Beware: You Have a Target On Your Back

Banks are working hard to change every policy they have for fraud prevention to reduce their losses. It starts later this year with the EMV deadline for merchants. At that time banks officially push fraud liability directly onto the merchant if the merchant is found to be out of PCI

04 Feb

Hurdles of Tokenization & Consumer Authentication for EMV

Hurdles of Tokenization & Consumer Authentication for EMV – A Software Architect’s Perspective My name is Justin Stanley and I am the lead software architect at TokenEx. When I was asked for my input on a tokenization and consumer authentication blog for EMV, I wanted to be as realistic as

11 Dec

EMV Payment Security – Consumer Authentication

EMV Payment Security – Consumer Authentication Companies worldwide are starting to conduct more thorough consumer authentication online due to increased fraud.  With the adoption of EMV technology, thorough consumer authentication is even more critical.  Europe, for example, saw a sharp increase in online fraud that followed the deployment of EMV. 

04 Dec

EMV for Petroleum Retailers

EMV for Petroleum Retailers Petroleum retailers across the United States are at a pivotal crossroads when it comes to card present fraud. By October 1st, 2017 all petroleum retailers must adopt EMV or pay for credit card fraud themselves. Gasoline retailers have about two years longer than standard retailers because

01 Dec

Retailers Get Ready – The Impact of EMV

Retailers Get Ready – The Impact of EMV If you’ve read any payment or retailer focused articles lately, you know that the upcoming EMV liability shifts promises to be one of the most significant issues facing retailers in 2015 if not the decade. Retailers are understandably hesitant to foot the