comForte 21 GmbH Tapped for the Accredited Standards Committee X9 [Manufacturing Close - Up]
(Manufacturing Close - Up Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) comForte 21 GmbH, a global provider of connectivity, middleware, and security solutions for the HP NonStop platform, announced that it joined the Accredited Standards Committee X9 (ASC X9) at the beginning of 2013.
According to a release, comForte 21 is a member of the X9F Data & Information Security sub-committee, which deals with standardization to reduce financial data security risk and vulnerability.
'We are very pleased to be accepted as a new member of the ASC X9 committee and are looking forward to actively helping to develop and shape new security standards in the Data & Information Security Sub- committee', says Thomas Burg, CTO of comForte 21. 'comForte 21 provides organizations in the payment industry with innovative and robust security solutions and our customers will benefit from our involvement in the creation of security standards. One focus of our research is the Tokenization of credit card data which resulted in the development of our own Tokenization algorithm.'
The Accredited Standards Committee X9 (ASC X9) is an industry non- profit association made up of members from the financial services industry.
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