January 10, 2009

Security Standards Mandated for Gas Pumps

Starting Jan. 1, 2010 Visa Inc. is requiring all new fuel-dispensing machines being installed at gas stations around the U.S. to support the Triple Data Encryption Standard, a mandate that is designed to make it harder for identity thieves to steal debit card data from gas pumps by shielding the personal identification numbers (PIN) of customers.
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Posted by staff at January 10, 2009 09:21 AM