Mastercard modifies implementation options in MCL contactless kernel. The specification changes will apply from January 1st 2022.
DPAS Connect brings new capabilities, beyond payment, growing the scope of services to events, transports, loyalty and more.
It allows merchants to strengthen their loyalty program and consumer engagement thanks to the new Data Storage feature.
The new CPACE standard was created by the ECPC to facilitate contactless payments in Europe. The CPACE ( Common Payment Application Contactless Extension) specifications were built on the EMVCo CPA standard for contact transactions, and was extended for contactless and remote payments.
Visa approval services have recently made several announcements dedicated to their contactless kernels’s updates, and especially the sunset of previous versions.
JCB Contactless is the Japanese JCB-branded contactless payment system that allows customers to shop by simply waving their card over the terminal.
In their course of progress, the Japan based payment scheme has recently updated their contactless specification and released an updated version, the 1.6 release.
Earlier this month, Visa has released a specification update for its pilot Tap to phone kernel.
The changes include the support of signature parameter, the clarification for “Reader CVM Required Limit Check” parameter
The Canadian based payment scheme has released in February a new version of their contactless specification, v1.8.
The update incorporates the changes listed in the Bulletin #7 issued in May 2020 to reflect transit transaction behavior.
The EMV Contact Level 2 version 4.3j has been released recently on EMVCo website.
Payment solution providers can now submit payment terminals to functional level 2 type approval with the 4.3j version.
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The latest version of VCTKS (Visa Contactless Transit Kernel Specification) v 1.1 is now available.
We constantly work on the improvement of our embedded software payment suite against the latest requirements released by international payment standards.