Managing Keys for ATM Remote Key Loading using CKMS

Managing Keys for ATM Remote Key Loading using CKMS

ATM Remote Key Loading has become a common practice in the industry. Yet managing the top-level keys to establish trust between the Host and the ATM units remains a challenge. This article describes how Cryptomathic CKMS addresses the challenges of key generation and distribution for ATM Remote Key Loading.

PCI Requirements on Implementing Key Blocks - Migration Phases and Key Management Solutions

PCI Requirements on Implementing Key Blocks - Migration Phases and Key Management Solutions

In June 2019, the PCI Security Standards Council issued an information supplement titled PCI PIN Security Requirement 18-3 – Key Blocks, which requires that encrypted symmetric keys be managed in structures called “Key Blocks.”