PIN pad


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PIN pad

n
(Banking & Finance) a small keypad at a point of sale on which someone making a purchase using a credit or debit card types his or her PIN to confirm the purchase
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It directly routes payment card information from PIN pad to processor, while an IP-connected PIN pad gathers tender, requests authorisation and sends approval to LOC SMS.
The scamming device may not appear flush against the card machine, leaving a gap where the reader doesn't touch the pin pad.
Before payment, members hold their Android device near the PIN pad and the appropriate rewards information is applied.
Index Semi-Integrated Payments routes payment data directly from the PIN pad to the processor, removing the POS from the critical path.
Cryptera is engaged in the research and development of secure payment technologies, with a particular focus in the field of encrypting PIN pad technology.
3 million Post Office account holders unable to access their savings through pin pad machines.
The retailer, which specializes in arts and crafts, has remained very quiet about the breach, citing the ongoing investigation, but has reported that it is somewhat unusual in that it appears the retailer's PIN pad terminals at points of sale were tampered with and compromised.
The PIN pad is not connected to the host computer and the LOK-IT drive cannot be detected on any computer until the proper PIN is entered.
Lipman Canada today announced that in a certificate dated December 10, 2003, it has received certification for the NURIT 292 S PIN Pad from an Interac Association accredited Device Certification Agent (DCA).
The new Pin Pad Reader from Texas Instruments RFid Systems of Dallas incorporates touch-pad technology into a wall-plate reader to provide users with an extra level of security and authentication.
THE Royal National Institute of the Blind (RNIB) has criticised the new way of collecting pensions - in particular the pin pad.