Mobile Payments Using Host Card Emulation with NFC

Mobile Payments Using Host Card Emulation with NFC

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Smartphones with NFC capabilities are gradually becoming one of the preferred methods – ahead of credit cards – for contactless payments. However, unlike payment cards, smartphones are an easier target for hackers.

This raises concerns over security threats and data privacy issues – particularly when the token is stored on a smartphone – and when such data is communicated through less secure networks such as the internet.

In this article, we look at the risks associated with using smartphones for contactless payment transactions.

Vendor:
ComputerWeekly.com
Posted:
11 May 2018
Published:
11 May 2018
Format:
PDF
Length:
9 Page(s)
Type:
Research Content
Language:
English
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