Preparing for EMV in the United States

Sponsored by Triton
Sponsored by: Triton
Type: White Paper
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EMV (Europay, MasterCard and VISA) technology is an international standard that supports integrated circuit (IC) cards and IC card-enabled POS terminals/ATMs for authenticating debit and credit card transactions. Also known as chip-and-PIN technology, EMV is making its way to the U.S. This white paper, sponsored by Triton, discusses the benefits of this technology as well as preparation for deployment, including:

•     Decreasing ATM-related fraud
•     Global standards ensure travelers can use their cards in any machine
•     Suggestions on upgrading hardware
•     Steps to EMV deployment