CardFlash.com Beaking News: WISEKEY (Kaspersky); COMPASS (FreedomPay); WU (award); and HCENTIVE (Mashable).
WISEKEY – WISeKey and Kaspersky Lab are developing technology that will deeply integrate authentication and data encryption into new wearable devices, enabling them to safely connect, communicate and exchange financial data. Under the new partnership, Kaspersky Lab’s secure software development kit for mobile devices will be included in this solution, adding a further layer of security and paving the way for ultra-secure mobile payments.
COMPASS – Compass Group, the global leader in hospitality and foodservice, has selected FreedomPay and Microsoft hospitality commerce solutions to provide EMV and NFC, coupled with PCI-validated point-to-point encryption (P2PE), the industry’s highest standard for payment data security. With EMV-ready payment terminals and card data tokenization, Compass Group sets the standard for the foodservice industry by offering its customers the most advanced credit card security protection.
WU – The Western Union Company has received the 2016 Digital Edge 25 award for its successful transformation journey in delivering a digital omni-channel experience to consumers.
HCENTIVE – hCentive has added Kashable to its rapidly expanding partners for WebInsure Benefits marketplace. WebInsure Benefits is an all-in-one marketplace platform designed for brokers to efficiently connect and simplify the entire benefits experience for individual consumers and employer groups – from quoting to shopping, enrollment and management. Kashable is revolutionizing the benefits industry by transforming the way working America accesses credit. As a value-add, non-insurance product offered at no cost and no risk to the employer, Kashable provides hCentive clients with a unique financial wellness solution empowering employees with low-cost, term loans that can be taken online instantly and repaid automatically through payroll deductions.