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The Atalla Secure Configuration Assistant and Concepts of Hyper-Security

The Atalla Secure Configuration Assistant, also named the SCA-W, is a secure system dedicated to interfacing Atalla HSMs.
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Integration, Automation and Open API in Banking Infrastructure to Accelerate Service Innovation - How Crypto paves the way

Banks have started a process of reinventing their value proposition as a highly automated and integrated platform for a continuously innovating portfolio of financial services. Payment is key to this and is threat by external market entrants.
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Remote Management in the Age of Global Disruptions

As the world comes to terms with the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing becomes a focal point in flattening the curve, businesses around the globe are confronted with challenges associated with remote management.
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AFD Fleet Cards - Transition from 3DES to AES

In this article we will focus on fleet cards issued by banks and/or follow a payment card association scheme (Visa, MasterCard, etc.) and the necessary transition from 3DES to AES encryption.
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EMV for Fleet Cards - Does it make sense for AFD Fuel Cards?

EMV could reshape the future of fleet & fuel cards. This can help managers grow and strengthen their fleets’ overall performance.
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Fleet Cards, Fuel Cards, and AFD - Key Answers on PCI Compliance, Crypto-Security and the EMV shift in October 2020

Today, Automatic Fuel Dispenser fraud is a sad reality. Gas pumps are impacted by skimmers, cloned fuel cards, and other schemes. This forces fuel merchants to adopt chip technology as a way to prevent counterfeit frauds. 
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Utimaco ESKM and the Data-Centric Security Problem

Data-centric security is a general concept of software and IT architecture where the data are at the center of the system and prevail over application and network.
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Utimaco Atalla AT1000 and PIN Translation

There are different environments that may exist around pin translation and what they are used for.
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The Benefits of the Atalla Key Block

HSMs use key block structures as basic structures to achieve secure key management. Read about the Atalla Key Block to know more about principles and details why protecting keys is so important.
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What is an HSM-based Payment Server

The Banking and financial services industry is challenged by PSD2. On top of this, they need to manage Identity and access management, cryptographic key management, use blockchains, go to the cloud and stay compliant.