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chip-and-pin

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Chip-and-PIN flaw to be investigated by industry body

The body that oversees the tech behind chip-based payment cards plans to investigate chip-and-PIN security, following claims that the protocol has been broken.

By February 19, 2010

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Chip & PIN terminals too easy to hack, says security expert

A security company is warning that PIN terminals across the country are dangerously open to thieves wanting to steal your card details.

By July 2, 2012

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Chip-PIN defense is 'broken,' say researchers

A flaw in the protocol underlying chip-and-PIN transactions allows an attacker to push through a purchase without a valid PIN.

By February 11, 2010

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PayPal readies launch of mobile payments system in Europe

Payment processor unveils new hardware that will read credit and debit cards that use the Chip and PIN system, which is more prevalent in Europe.

By February 21, 2013

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Google demotes Chrome feature that would hide full Web addresses

Those who want their browser to show Web sites' full addresses should be happy that Google put work on its "origin chip" on the back burner.

By June 10, 2014

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Apple, chipmaker work to add NFC pay tech to iPhone 6 -- report

Dutch chipmaker NXP will provide the chips required to support the short-range wireless tech known near-field communications, according to the Financial Times.

By August 29, 2014

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New algorithms speed secure communications for Chrome on Android

Security is a constant cat-and-mouse game, and Google is promoting new algorithms that combine stronger security with faster performance to keep attackers at bay.

By April 25, 2014

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PayPal Here liberates on-the-go payments with an app-based solution

PayPal is set to change the way Australians make credit card payments, with a new system that does away with bulky terminals.

By April 2, 2014

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Target hires new CIO to repair damaged security cred

Bob DeRodes will take over as the company's top IT man after serving as a long-time IT adviser to the Department of Homeland Security.

By April 29, 2014

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Discontinued iPad 4 may see return with 8GB iPhone 5C

Retired from production last fall, the iPad 4 could make an encore appearance as early as Tuesday.

By March 17, 2014