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Fingerprint Cards AB’s T-Shape sensor module for biometric payment cards achieves Mastercard certification

Fingerprint Cards AB’s (Fingerprints™) second-generation T-Shape® sensor module and software platform for biometric payment cards have achieved compliance with Mastercard’s new fingerprint sensor evaluation process.
Having passed the former specifications last year, Fingerprints has proactively secured this updated approval to simplify the process for card manufacturers to launch second-generation biometric payment cards.
Supporting greater convenience
This development will minimise the time to market, lower related costs, and is an important milestone for the deployment of biometric payment cards at scale, supporting greater convenience and security for consumers making in-store purchases.
The test was performed in line with Mastercard’s stricter anti-spoofing capabilities
The test was performed in line with Mastercard’s stricter anti-spoofing capabilities for biometric payment cards, which were issued last year. The Finge…