Safeguarding security, compliance and global interoperability

UL helps safeguard people, products, and places in important ways, facilitating trade and providing peace of mind.

UL is a global company with more than 120 years of expertise. UL works with customers and stakeholders to help them navigate market complexity. UL brings clarity and empowers trust to support the responsible design, production, marketing and purchase of the goods, solutions, and innovations of today and tomorrow. We connect people to safer, more secure, more sustainable products, services, experiences and environments – enabling smarter choices and better lives.

UL's Transaction Security division guides companies within the mobile, finance, retail, transit, eHealth, and data security domains, through the complex world of electronic transactions. UL is the global leader in safeguarding security, compliance, and global interoperability. We help our customers by offering consultancy, compliance and interoperability services, security evaluations and test tools and products. Through our services, we support you through the full life cycle of your product development process or the implementation of new technologies, via (pre)certification, validation, strategic technology advice, functional testing, acceptance testing and security audits. UL’s people pro-actively collaborate with global industry players to define robust standards and policies to serve your local needs. UL has accreditations from industry bodies including Visa, MasterCard, Discover, JCB, American Express, EMVCo, UnionPay International, PCI, GCF, GlobalPlatform, NFC Forum and many others.

The world of electronic transactions moves at a fast pace, characterized by constant, dynamic innovation. The number of transactions is increasing, stimulating new technologies to emerge in the market. These new technologies bring along new opportunities for existing and new service providers to innovate and enter the market. With this, service providers are converging, becoming more connected on a global scale.

UL’s research and collaboration with key industry bodies delivers insights critical to understanding the impact of (new) technologies. We keep up to date with the latest technologies to understand whether they are sustainable, secure and how to make them work. We actively collaborate with industry organizations and standardization bodies to define better standards and policies. We develop and improve new and optimized procedures and test methodologies, offering a structured approach and increased efficiency. We are committed to delivering value to our customers through training and consultancy, test and certification services, security evaluation services and (automated) test tools.