Smart cards play an increasingly important role in everyday life. We encounter them as credit cards, loyalty cards, electronic purses, health cards, ands as secure tokens for authentication or digital signatures. Their small size and the compatibility of their form with the magnetic stripe card make them ideal carriers of personal information such as secret keys, passwords, customization profiles, and medical emergency information. This book provides a guide for the rapid development of smart card applications using Java and the OpenCard Framework. It gives you the basic information you need about smart cards and how they work. A smart card provided with the book will help you to obtain first-hand experience.To attain this goal, the EMV specification states the minimum functionality required by smart cards and terminals. Europay, MasterCard, and Visa require the testing and approval of cards and terminals, which are to be used for a credit cardanbsp;...
|Title||:||Smart Card Application Development Using Java|
|Author||:||Uwe Hansmann, Martin S. Nicklous, Thomas Schäck, Achim Schneider, Frank Seliger|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2012-12-06|