Glossary

a | c | d | e | f | h | i | j | k | m | n | o | p | r | s | t | u | v | w
Reset list
EEPROM -  Electrically Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory. Special non-volatile memory whose content can be erased and new data can be reloaded electrically. In smart cards EEPROM is typically used for application data and for certain filtered functions.
- Synonyms: 3DES, TDES, Triple DES, Triple-DES
EMV -  Europay - Mastercard - Visa. The specifications and the certification process dedicated to the smartcards (and readers) used in banking applications.
- Synonyms: 3DES, TDES, Triple DES, Triple-DES
Encryption -  A cryptographic procedure whereby a legible message is encrypted and made illegible to all but the holder of the appropriate cryptographic key.
- Synonyms: 3DES, TDES, Triple DES, Triple-DES
External Authentication -  The procedure used to authenticate the external world (e.g., terminal) to the card.
- Synonyms: NFCIP-2