EMV Migration Forum publishes implementation guide for ATM industry members

'Implementing EMV at the ATM,' a free white paper from the EMF, serves as a comprehensive educational resource for deployers making the move to chip and PIN-enabled transactions.

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Will smart cards leapfrog mobile?

The ability to securely download apps to a consumer's smart card has been demonstrated. But why is this important to a market that is already moving toward mobile payment?

The Diebold ActivEdge ATM card reader: A turn for the better?

Simply by rotating card orientation 90 degrees, Diebold aims to turn the ATM skimming underworld on its head.

The Walmartization of EMV

America's largest retailer will bulldoze the remaining barriers to EMV adoption, which might have ramifications at the ATM.

'EMV BITES!'

You might agree with EMV detractors, but what really matters is that MasterCard and Visa have decided that it has value in combatting fraud at the ATM.

Is the US ATM industry making too big a fuss about EMV?

A UK commentator says it's time for the US to get with the program and get on with EMV migration.

Here come the regulators!

In what is likely more of a trend than a blip, two regulators have already weighed in on behalf of disgruntled constituents in the payment security debate. And who can blame them? Politicians feel most empowered and useful when they...

EMV and the ATM industry: Moving the rock uphill

Migration to EMV is a Sisyphian task; Sisyphus would probably rather just push his boulder up a mountain.

Ignorance is no defense

In a disturbing study released in early March, Newtek Business Services threw a cold, wet towel over the notion that merchants were ready for — or even informed about — the changes coming with EMV. Of more than 1,400 merchants...

Who's swimming naked?

If you're an IAD, here are four ways to ensure that you won't be exposed when the tide rolls out on EMV.

To increase positive brand image, eliminate negative impressions at the ATM

In the Internet age, negative comments and reviews can go viral in the worst possible sense. Companies scramble to "clean up" customer service issues and draft plans to help their employees turn bad situations into, if not positive, at least...

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NEWS


EMVCo logo gets an all-new look

New branding introduces a 21st century look and feel into materials and communications (including a spiffed-up website) supporting the 20-year-old technology.

EMV cardmaker CPI to acquire instant issuance provider EFT Source

The move will formalize a working partnership between the two companies that goes back more than 15 years.

Ascert adds EMV testing and certification capabilities to hosted services

The cloud-based solution aims to ease an expected testing and certification bottleneck as ATM liability shift deadlines approach.

Group forecasts issuance of 575 million chip cards in US by end of 2015

Estimates from nine major banks in the Payments Security Task Force indicate significant momentum behind the adoption of EMV-enabled chip cards in the US, Visa says.

Research: 'Preparing for 2015: The Year of the Liability Shift'

A new Mercator research note explores factors influencing the willingness, motivation and speed of payments players in implementing EMV technology.

Target takes a Q2 hit of $148M in costs from data breach

The figure includes estimated probable losses for what the company believes to be 'the vast majority of actual and potential breach-related claims,' including claims by payment card networks.

China drives 27 percent growth in EMV, contactless card shipments

EMV migration in the U.S. and the increasing adoption of contactless payments in Europe are also growth factors, says new data from ABI Research.

Oberthur develops America's first Durbin-compliant MasterCard-certified debit card

The company's Cosmo v5 M/Chip Multi-Application is enabled for use on two unaffiliated debit networks as required by law in the United States.

UL education program aims to advance US EMV migration

As the migration towards EMV technology in the U.S. accelerates, UL hopes to help educate Americans about the scope, impact and advantages of EMV.

MasterCard qualifies UL personalization validation tool for US EMV card issuers

UL has announced the qualification of its Collis EMV Personalization Validation Tool (version 3.9.5) by MasterCard, including the U.S. common debit AID (i.e., the U.S.

Free white paper helps ATM deployers get ready for a contactless, cardless future

According to the 2014 U.S. Independent ATM Deployer Survey, nearly 35 percent of ATM deployers are working on a strategy to implement contactless ATM transactions.

Shazam adopts MasterCard common debit solution for EMV transactions

The Shazam Network has announced that it will make the MasterCard EMV debit solution available to all of its participants. The agreement provides all members of the Shazam Network with an EMV license for MasterCard products. “The objective of our...

Compass Plus wraps first phase of ATM switch, processing migration for major Indonesian bank

The project for Bank Tabungan Pensiunan Nasional marks the entry of the payments software and services provider into the Indonesian market.

ATMIA to discuss transaction routing concerns with Fed board

The ATM Industry Association announced today that a member task force will meet July 22 with the Federal Reserve Board of Governors in Washington. ATMIA requested the meeting to address growing concerns over the routing of ATM debit transactions. Implementation...

Court sets date to hear chip card patent infringement case against Visa, MasterCard

The case of SmartMetric v. Visa and MasterCard will test the recent Supreme Court ruling that abstract ideas cannot be protected by patents.

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