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Application Selection – Name Display

January 20, 2010 at 1:36 pm

EMVCo have finally corrected one of the longest standing anomalies in the EMV specifications, with the release of EMVCo Specification Update Bulletin No. 71. When there are multiple payment applications present on an EMV card, or the card configuration requires cardholder confirmation, payment terminals will display the list of applications to the cardholder to allow […]

EMV Approval Expiry

December 3, 2009 at 3:51 pm

This year, for the first time, EMVCo have implemented a policy of revoking all EMV Level 2 letters of approval that are more than 3 years old. Although EMVCo offer the option to renew an existing EMV Kernel approval by submitting it for retesting, the fact that they regularly issue specification update bulletins effectively means […]