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  • The Impact of the European eIDAS Regulation

    The Impact of the European eIDAS Regulation
    This white paper provides a pragmatic overview of the European eIDAS regulation and gives the reader perspective on what products and services are needed to comply with the standards.
    Content Type: White Papers
    Tags: nShield
  • mPOS Secure Mobile Card Acceptance

    mPos

    The primary goal of this white paper is to outline the significant business opportunity that mPOS represents for PSPs. Based on experience with solutions that are live today, it describes the steps PSPs can take to construct, configure and deliver an mPOS solution to their existing and new customer base of merchants and the associated benefits.

    Content Type: White Papers
    Tags: payShield
  • mPOS: The Payment Acceptance Revolution at the Point-of-Sale

    mPOS
    The primary goal of this white paper is to explain the benefits of a properly secured mPOS ecosystem over the traditional POS systems supported today by merchants, acquirers, and payment gateway providers, and how mPOS can quickly drive incremental transaction volume and hence revenue.
    Content Type: White Papers
    Tags: nShield , EMV , payments
  • Thales Security World

    Thales Security World
    This white paper provides a detailed description of the core secure key management architecture for the nShield family of Hardware Security Modules (HSMs).
    Content Type: White Papers
    Tags: nShield
  • CodeSafe

    CodeSafe
    This white paper describes the unique Thales CodeSafe capability, which enables application code to run within the protected confines of a tamper-resistant nShield Hardware Security Module (HSM).  CodeSafe enables users to develop application code to run inside the HSM, providing protection against Advanced Persistent Threats  (APTs) as well as insider attacks and hacking.  
    Content Type: White Papers
    Tags: nShield
  • Hardware Key Management in the Azure Cloud

    Hardware Key Management in the Azure Cloud

    This document presents the features and general theory of Thales nShield HSMs and how they are used to secure customers’ keys as part of Microsoft Azure Key Vault. The paper further presents the methods that Microsoft chose in using Thales HSMs, and make connections between product features, the Azure Key Vault application, and the security model that results. Our goal is to inform the reader on the technology and methods deployed by Microsoft to protect Azure users’ data in the cloud.

    Content Type: White Papers
  • Thales keyAuthority IBM Storage Business

    White Paper

    As companies increasingly must implement encryption to meet government, industry- and self-regulatory demands, focusing on secure, centralized, long-term key management is critical to ensure successful deployment of data encryption, maintain corporate responsibility, and remain competitive.

    Content Type: White Papers
  • Reducing Key Management Costs While Meeting Compliance

    Reducing Key Management Costs
    This paper explores issues related to HSM management, especially key management, and explains how the use of a remote management facility can greatly simplify the management of such systems. The remote solution can significantly reduce the burden and cost of HSM management, especially in terms of personnel and time, with a likely return on investment within a relatively short period.
    Content Type: White Papers
  • Mobile Payments - Trust in the Cloud or Trust in the Phone?

    Mobile Payments Trust in Cloud or Phone
    Download our white paper for in-depth information about the approaches for the successful mass adoption of mobile payments among issuers, card schemes, acquirers, merchants and consumers and whether the arrival of emerging mobile technologies will act as a revolutionary or evolutionary force. You can also view the video blog below for more information about the paper.
    Content Type: White Papers
  • Mobile Payments - Trust in the Cloud or Trust in the Phone? (German)

    Mobile Payments Trust in Cloud or Trust in Phone
    Content Type: White Papers