Banka Koper (Slovenia) to Use Digipass 800 for EMV-CAP Application

Friday 20 May 2005 14:28 CET | News

Slovenian bank Banka Koper, principal member of the national card scheme Activa will use VASCOs Digipass 800 for EMV-CAP secure smart card reader to secure its internet banking application and electronic commerce.

In the short term, Banka Koper will distribute several thousand Digipass 800 for EMV-CAP secure readers to its retail customers. EMV is the leading standard chip protocol used by the worlds leading smart card companies, including MasterCard. Digipass 800 for EMV-CAP is offered as an authentication solution to worldwide financial institutions as a part of MasterCards Chip Authentication Program (CAP). Banka Koper is one of the first financial institutions in its region to offer its customers online banking services secured by Digipass 800 for EMV-CAP. With over 5 million Digipass 800 and 820 units sold and delivered, VASCO is the global number one vendor of secure unconnected smart card readers to the financial sector. Its customers in the smart card reader sphere include some of Europes leading banks. VASCOs Digipass 800 for EMV-CAP and 820 for EMV-CAP are EMV-CAP certified and piloted by a number of financial institutions, including Banka Koper.

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