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Entersekt Gains Early Certification for E-Commerce Authentication Solution

“Entersekt, an innovator in mobile-first fintech solutions, announced that it has gained EMVCo certification for its 3-D Secure 2 access control server. EMVCo is a payments industry consortium managing global specifications for secure card-based e-commerce transactions. Entersekt has offered a 3-D Secure access control server (ACS) for many years. Its mobile-optimized solution was among the first […]
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CULedger Completes Blockchain Identity Pilot With Three US Credit Unions

“CULedger claims that MyCUID users can verify their identity by using a biometric function on their smart phone, such as voice, fingerprint or facial recognition. The vendor says that data from its pilot indicated that the average time to verify a member’s identity had been reduced from the industry average of more than 50 seconds […]
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EMVCo Is Eyeing Some New Initiatives for 3-D Secure 2.0

“While much attention in the payments industry in recent months has focused on EMVCo’s Secure Remote Commerce (SRC) specification, another e-commerce spec from the standards body could be receiving some tweaks. These possible initiatives, which concern the 3-D Secure 2.0 standard, include a way of adding users’ travel data to help authenticate them, whitelisting known […]
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5 FAQs to Help Merchants Prepare

“Verifying card owners can transfer liability for fraud disputes away from the merchants who utilize 3DS. With issuing banks preparing to support 3DS 2.0 integrations by spring 2019, many merchants may be wondering how this next iteration will impact them — and how they can prepare.”

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