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Randy Vanderhoof

Countdown Begins for EMV Shift

Welcome to our first newsletter of 2015! We’ve assembled a mix of news and information that I trust you’ll find informative and helpful as we usher in the new year. The countdown to the October 2015 EMV fraud liability shift has begun, as has the anticipation and trepidation surrounding it. You can learn more about this by reading my letter this month. Also check out our profile on Verifone, get updates on Council activities and EMV resources, take advantage of a special member discount on upcoming Data Privacy Workshops, and a lot more. Read the letter.

New White Paper on EMV, Encryption and Tokenization

The Smart Card Alliance Payments Council recently published a white paper, Technologies for Payment Fraud Prevention: EMV, Encryption and Tokenization, to describe the role of EMV, encryption and tokenization for securing the payments infrastructure and preventing payment fraud.

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    Join the Alliance

    Join the AllianceOur mission is to accelerate the widespread adoption, usage, and application of smart card technology in North America by bringing together users and technology providers in an open forum to address opportunities and challenges for our industry.

    Latin America Chapter

    The Latin American smart card market is growing, and the Smart Card Alliance has formed a new Latin American chapter to bring together smart card suppliers, partners and customers in order to address the challenges facing smart card deployment in the region.