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ASC X9 Releases New Standard for Securing and Managing Mobile Commerce

“From a security perspective, mobile commerce has all the vulnerabilities of the internet and wireless environments combined; from a business perspective it encompasses three disparate industries: financial services, mobile telecommunications, and mobile platforms manufacturing. The new X9.112-3 standard guides all these parties toward safer and more efficient implementations of mobile commerce. As mobile devices and […]
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Standards

ASC X9 Launches New Security Study Groups on Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and Transport Layer Security (TLS)

“The Accredited Standards Committee X9 Inc. (X9) has formed new study groups that aim to improve security and safeguard privacy for the financial services industry in two related areas: one will look into issues regarding Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Certificate Authorities and the other will research concerns related to use of the Transport Layer Security […]