Fingerprints supports its partner NXP to secure Mastercard CAST Certificate for dual-interface biometric payment cards
Fingerprints’ partner NXP today announced that its new secure processing module for biometric payment cards, which integrates Fingerprints’ technology, has received the CAST certificate by Mastercard©. The certification is met following rigorous security reviews.
“This is a historic milestone for biometric payment cards, and a significant step on the road to enable secure and convenient payments for consumers around the world. We are pleased to collaborate with NXP and to support them with our superior biometric solution as we approach the next step for wider commercial roll-out of biometric payment cards”, says Thomas Rex, SVP Business Line Smartcards at Fingerprints.
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