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End to End 3DS Testing - UL becomes the first approved security laboratory to evaluate PCI 3DS SDK

2018-10-15

The PCI 3-D Secure Software Development Kit (3DS SDK) supports the EMV® 3-D Secure-SDK Specification, which defines the EMV 3DS requirements for entities developing 3DS Software Development Kits (SDK) for use in mobile-based 3DS transactions ... keep reading

UL at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Cybersecurity Summit: NextGen Digital Security

2018-10-11

On Thursday, October 11, 2018 the U.S. Chamber of Commerce will host Cybersecurity Summit: NextGen Digital Security, powered by FICO. As the leading cybersecurity forum in the nation’s capital, renowned experts will dive into a range of topics including automation and skills gaps, financial sector cybersecurity, incident reporting, a live hack ... keep reading

UL becomes an Amazon-approved lab for performing security assessments of Alexa-enabled devices

2018-09-17

In less than 5 years, the global smart speaker market is expected to reach 11.8 billion. The growth of this market is driven by rapid proliferation of multifunctional devices, the growing trend of personalization, rising disposable income, and most ... keep reading

FAQs & Webinar Recording - Biometric Cards: Security Issues and Preventive Measures

2018-09-12

UL’s Lin Chee Kheong and Marthinus Hadipranoto explored some of the potential security issues arising from the usage of biometric cards for payments, and proposed preventive measures to secure these cards during a recent webinar ... keep reading

UL launches Self-Test Platform to accelerate EMV® 3-D Secure adoption

2018-08-15

UL to facilitate market adoption of 3-D Secure with an enhanced version of UL’s Self-Test Platform that streamlines the process of testing and approval of 3-D Secure components by making it scalable, user-friendly and web-based... keep reading

UL approved as a Cyber Security Service Provider for SWIFT

2018-08-14

UL is proud to be approved as a cyber security service provider for SWIFT Customer Security Programme (CSP). With this approval, UL is prepared to help address cyber security challenges with financial institutions and help them comply with the mandatory controls..... keep reading

PCI SSC Executive Committee selects UL to be part of Global Executive Assessor Roundtable

2018-07-27

Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) today announced UL to be part of the Global Executive Assessor Roundtable -- to provide advice, feedback and guidance to the PCI SSC on the issues and concerns relating to assessments and assessor programs, representing the perspectives of the PCI assessor community..... keep reading

UL releases second generation of the UL Smart Tachograph Personalization Validation Tool

2018-07-20

UL is proud to announce the launch  of the Smart Tachograph Card Personalization Validation Tool.... keep reading

UL PURE Card Functional Test Suite qualified by Gemalto 

2018-07-19

UL is proud to announce that its latest PURE Card Functional Test Suite is now formally qualified by Gemalto assisting card vendors to validate their product according to the Gemalto PURE certification requirements.... keep reading

Visa qualifies UL Cloud-Based Functional Test Suite

2018-07-18

UL is proud to release a new version of its Visa Cloud-based Functional Test Suite. By providing over 280 test cases to test cloud-based payment implementations, the tool helps to ensure the quality of tokenized payments running on a Visa payWave mobile payment application. This tool is officially approved by Visa... keep reading

European Commission and UL collaborate to empower trust in the next generation Smart Tachograph system

2018-07-17

The Joint Research Centre, the European Commission's science and knowledge service, and UL, center of excellence in identity management and security, are proud to announce the successful go-live of the European Root Certification Authority (ERCA), marking successful collaboration to safeguard the digital security of the next generation Smart Tachograph... keep reading


FAQs & Webinar Recording for 'PCI PIN on COTS - The Changing Face of POS'

2018-05-11

Andrew Jamieson recently hosted a webinar on the new PCI PIN on COTS standard and here're all the questions that were asked during the webinar. If you missed it or would like to view the webinar again, watch it on demand here ... keep reading

FAQS & Webinar Recording for 'EMV 3-D Secure 2.0 - Enhancing Security & User Experience in eCommerce'

2018-05-11

Vinicus Mesquita recently hosted a webinar on the above topic and here are all the questions that were asked during the webinar. If you missed it, or simply want to view it again, access the video recording here.. keep reading

What is Require to Use EMV as a Token in Transit?

22/03/2018

Exploring the customer journey for EMV as a token and the business and technical decisions that must be made in order to grow this concept to a commercial implementation. Keep reading

UL Receives Discover® Global Network Accreditation as a D-PAS Consulting Service Provider

26/02/2018

UL is pleased to announce that it has recently become accredited for Discover® Global Network D-PAS Consulting Service Provider Program. The program enables Discover clients and partners to obtain strategic guidance and support from accredited industry experts. Keep reading

The Wild West of Mobile Security

21/02/2018

Security breaches and cyber-attack are big news. Organisations that hit the headlines take a long time to recover. Yet, 95% of Banking Applications lack the security required. With increased pressure on banks to ensure that they Know Their Customer and GDPR looming on the horizon, this is a topic that should be high priority at every bank. Keep reading

UL Releases Functional Consumer EUICC and EUICC Profile Compliance Test Suites Qualified by GlobalPlatform

14/02/2018

UL announces that the functional consumer eUICC and eUICC profile compliance test suites have been officially qualified by GlobalPlatform. Keep reading

FAQs Around the EMV Migration for AFDS

29/01/2018

UL recently hosted a webinar about the EMV liability shift at the fuel pump and collected the most frequently asked questions. Read the answers below and view the recording of our webinar! Keep reading

UL Accredited by MASTERCARD to Perform CPV Certifications for MASTERCARD Cloud-Based Payments Solutions

05/01/2018

UL is proud to announce that Mastercard has accredited UL to provide formal approval CPV services for Mastercard Cloud-Based Payments (MCBP) solutions. Keep reading

FAQs - The Wild West of Mobile Security 

22/12/2017

UL recently hosted a webinar about this topic and collected the most frequently asked questions. Read the answers below and view the recording of our webinar! Keep reading

New White Paper: HCE Security Implications

15/12/2017

Analyzing the security aspects of HCE. Keep reading

New White Paper: Implementing Smart Point of Sale(SMARTPOS) Devices

07/12/2017

Insights from technologies to application marketplaces. Keep reading

Payments Transformation; What's Next?

05/12/2017

Join UL's webinar on 'Payments Transformation; what’s next?' December 12 from 16:00 pm - 17:00 pm (CET) Keep reading

Join UL's Webinar on PCI DSS V3.2 - Looking Ahead to 2018

04/12/2017

Register now for our complimentary webinar on 7th Dec 2017, in various timings across Asia Pacific. Keep reading

Join UL's Webinar on the Wild West of Mobile Security

30/11/2017

On the 14th of December, UL is hosting a webinar on the Wild West of Mobile Security from 11:00am - 12:-00pm (CET) Keep reading

Are you Playing Host this Christmas?

27/11/2017

8 tips on how to be a great host ... Keep reading

EMV in Transit - Open Loop Ticketing

24/11/2017

Using your bank card in public transport... Keep reading

FAQs Around Mobile Payments: Mitigating Risks and Reducing Fraud

14/11/2017

UL recently hosted a webinar about this topic and collected the most frequently asked questions. Read the answers below! Keep reading

UL's Webinar on 'Testing M2M and Consumer RSP Beyond the Specifications'

13/11/2017

GSMA has worked hard alongside the test tool vendors to create test specifications to test and certify all components in the M2M and the Consumer RSP ecosystem. Keep reading

The Wild West of Mobile Banking Needs to be Tamed

09/11/2017

New research by UL and Inside Secure shows that the industry is a long way from safe, predictable online banking - a wake up call for the industry. Keep reading

UPDATE: UL Singapore Fully Accredited by EMVco to Perform Platform and ICC Products Security Evaluations

01/11/2017

UL is pleased to announce its Singapore-based security laboratory is now fully accredited by EMVCo to perform security evaluations for Platform and ICC products. Keep reading

UL Launches Web Based Host Test Tool (WHTT)

24/10/2017

UL launches a new web-based host testing platform to help companies ensure quality, performance and reliability of their host systems, while achieving multiple levels of validation with their payment platforms. Keep reading