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Visa contactless libraries – What are the differencies ?

To ensure that contactless transactions are always processed securely, Visa has adapted their contactless specifications to fit with certain payment environments constraints.

Payment solution providers must be aware of the differencies between VCPS, VCTKS or VRTPS to develop and certify their products according the requirements set by Visa. 

Visit Visa technology Partner website to obtain information about their specifications, or contact us at : info@alcineo.com

EMVCo Bulletin 205 – operational issues

Terminal Type Approval bulletin 205, 3rd edition is available on EMVCo website. It describes operational issues raised by POS manufacturers or laboratories on Level 2 contact test cases version 4.3g or contactless test plan version 2.6b.

The document describes the nature of each issue and the resolution for laboratories and POS providers to mitigate the impact of these tests on TA results.  

For more information on EMV and payment schemes’ updates, do not hesitate to contact your Alcinéo representative at : info@alcineo.com.