What EMV Tokenization 2.0 Means for the Payments Industry

David Worthington, VP of Business Development at Rambus Technical body EMVCo launched version two of its EMV® Payment Tokenisation Specification - Technical Framework in September. The market has evolved rapidly since v1.0 was launched in 2014 to address the needs of digital payments including eCommerce, and minimize the fraud risk associated to an exposure of primary account numbers (PAN) – so v2.0 has been eagerly anticipated by the ecosystem. Here’s...

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The Place Where Cash Is Going Extinct - BBC News (09/17/17)

Hackers Get 200,000 Credit Card Numbers from Equifax - KrebsOnSecurity (09/14/17)

Target To Hire 100,000 For Holiday Season - Reuters (9/13/17)

Should Merchants Go Cashless? Reforming Retail (9/12/17)

PayPal Study Finds Cash Is King In Asia - CNBC - (8/29/17)

America Wasted $160 Million Trying To Get e-Payments Used In Afghanistan - Motherboard (8/24/17)

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