TITLE

A New Breach Shield

AUTHOR(S)
S. D.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Bank Technology News;Jun2010, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Palo Alto, California-based Voltage Security Inc., a data security company that developed the identity-based and format-preserving technology, providing end-to-end encryption capabilities in response to the security breach at Heartland Payment Systems Inc. in the U.S. It states that the encryption capabilities encrypt the consumer card data when the card is swiped used until the data is handed off to the issuer. It notes that Voltage uses format-preserving encryption (FPE).
ACCESSION #
51826682

 

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