Thales eSecurity News Release

Thales showcases payment innovations at CARTES 2013 Las Vegas

Mobile payments, EMV and PCI DSS drive payment security innovations

Thales, leader in information systems and communications security, will be showcasing its line of high assurance data protection and payments security solutions at this year’s Cartes America, Las Vegas, April 23-25, 2013.

The payments world is undergoing major disruption with innovations at the point of sale (POS) such as contactless card, mobile payments and mobile point of sale (mPOS). The emergence of alternative payment providers such as PayPal, Google and Square challenging banks and traditional payment acquirers and investment in improved fraud detection such as EMV cards, mobile authentication technology and new approaches to reduce the burden of compliance, further impacts the market environment.

Thales is a world-class expert in secure transaction solutions for payments including payment processing, EMV issuance, mobile provisioning, mobile payments and PCI DSS compliance. Visit Thales on booth #128 to see how our products and services secure payments in both the new and traditional payments worlds.

Thales is presenting the following conference sessions at Cartes America:

Who Will Win in the Era of Mobile Payments – April 23, 2013 2:30pm PT Ian Hermon, Payments Security Manager, Thales eSecurity and Zilvinas Bareisis, Senior Analyst Banking, Celent.

What are the new initiatives in mobile payments and what are the security challenges these pose?

PCI DSS, Account Data and Non-Proliferation – April 24, 2013 10:00am PT Jose Diaz, Director Technical and Strategic Business Development, Thales eSecurity

Jose Diaz will discuss how the concept of scope is fundamental to PCI DSS compliance and provide real-world advice on how to manage and reduce scope, ensuring that compliance is not only possible, but cost-effective.

Visit Thales at booth #128, Cartes America 2013, The Mirage, Las Vegas, April 23-25, 2013.

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