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How to Improve ATM Security with Remote Key Loading

How to Improve ATM Security with Remote Key Loading

by David Close on September 12th, 2019

Although the technology has been around for years, ATM remote key management is seeing a resurgence in popularity in 2019. Whether due to compliance requirements such as the transition to SHA-2 and the emerging role of the AES algorithm in financial services data protection or simply out of a goal to increase efficiency, this technology is rapidly being adopted around the world. Learn more about the basics of ATM remote key loading in our latest feature with ATM Marketplace.

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Futurizing IoT Security for Smart Cities

Futurizing IoT Security for Smart Cities

by David Close on August 23rd, 2019

The rise of the smart city will bring significant changes to the enterprise data security landscape. Whether you are a city planner, an IoT device manufacturer, or a citizen existing within the smart city, being aware of what's coming is incredibly important. Learn more about the emerging technologies, trends, and best practices in my latest article in Security Magazine.

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The “Know Your Customer” Mentality

by David Close on August 11th, 2017

We talk a lot about our Solutions Architects at Futurex because we authentically believe that they are the best in the industry. There are a variety of reasons for this – but the fact that they subscribe to a “Know Your Customer” mentality is a particularly instrumental piece of what makes them so effective.

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VirtuCrypt Elements and DipJar: Cloud-Based P2PE Deployment

by David Close on December 14th, 2015

The VirtuCrypt team and I have recently had the opportunity to work with an innovative company—DipJar, the creator of the world’s first electronic tip jar and donation box of the same name. They developed a card reader designed for merchant locations (as well as unique environments like the Salvation Army’s red kettles) where tipping has historically been possible only with cash.

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