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December 16, 2019

On the web

CULedger Completes Blockchain Identity Pilot With Three US Credit Unions

FinTech Futures

“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 to ten or less. “As financial cooperatives, credit unions are more inclined to work together than their bank counterparts in order to best serve their members’ needs,” said John Ainsworth, president and CEO of CULedger.”

January 14, 2019

On the wires

July 11, 2018

On the wires

Bluefin And Verifone Strengthen Payment Security With New Partnership To Provide PCI-Validated Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE)

Business Wire

Verifone, a world leader in payments and commerce solutions, and Bluefin, the leading global payment security platform supporting gateways, processors and ISVs, announced a partnership to provide Bluefin’s PCI-validated Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) security solution to merchants using either Verifone’s POINTor Retail Transaction Switch (RTS) solutions. Through this partnership, merchants can reduce not only the cost and effort they incur when trying to comply with PCI PA DSS requirements, but also mitigate the risk associated with face-to-face payments.”

June 29, 2018

On the wires

Bluefin And NCR Expand POS Payment Security To Provide PCI-Validated Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE)

PR Newswire

“Leading payment security solution provider, Bluefin, and NCR, a global leader in omni-channel solutions, are working together to improve NCR’s clients’ experience by providing Bluefin’s PCI-validated Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) security solution to merchants and retailers utilizing NCR’s Counterpoint Retail Solution to process payments through NCR Secure Pay. This joint offering will enable NCR’s clients to offer a higher level of security and peace-of-mind to their customers.”

May 24, 2018

On the wires

Patientco Launches Cloud-Based Validated P2PE Payment Terminals With Seamless EPIC Credit Card Device Framework Integration

Business Wire

“Patientco, the leading healthcare payments technology company that helps health systems deliver a superior patient financial experience and increase patient revenue, announced today it has developed and deployed the market’s first cloud-based validated point-to-point encrypted (vP2PE) EMV terminals with advanced seamless integration into EPIC’s EHR technology. Working with EPIC and South Georgia Medical Center (SGMC) in Valdosta, Georgia, Patientco developed the technology to provide maximum security while providing simplicity for the SGMC staff.”

April 24, 2018

On the wires

Elavon Gives Customers and Partners Enhanced Protection from Data Breaches with PCI Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) Validation

“Elavon, a leading global payments provider and subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), today announced its Safe-T Link® with P2PE Protect received validation as a Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards CouncilTM Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE)TM solution. Receiving this level of validation gives Elavon customers the strongest encryption protection by making data less valuable if stolen. The validation underscores Elavon’s commitment to be the most trusted choice for businesses looking for a payments partner.”

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