The Utimaco Atalla Hardware Security Module (HSM) is a NextGen PCI PTS HSM v3.0 and FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certified payment HSM designed to protect customer sensitive data, perform cardholder authentication, and manage the cryptographic keys used in ecommerce retail payment transactions.
Atalla AT1000 HSMs are used by global payment leaders and card brands to secure their payment ecosystem and achieve the highest level of compliance. The use cases vary by different industries and the ecosystem players like issuers, service providers, acquirers, processors, and payment networks. We play a crucial role in securing interbanking communication, user and card authentication, as well as focus on user data protection for both in-person (card present) and remote payments (online or card not present) transactions.
Some of the use cases include:
– PIN Processing
– 3-D Secure
– Card / User Verification
– ATM Interchange
– Data Integrity
– Processing Transaction Data
– Data Encryption / Decryption
– Initialize Remote Payment Devices
– PIN Translations
– Payment Card Verification, Production and Personalization
– Electronic Funds Interchange (EFTPOS, ATM)
– Cash-Card Reloading
– EMV Transaction Processing
– Key Generation and Injection
– ATM Remote Key Loading
The next-generation Atalla AT1000 HSM host commands are fully backward compatible with its predecessors, incorporating more than three decades of expertise — enabling co-existence and easy migration.
The Utimaco Atalla AT1000 HSM is PCI PTS Certified for the most demanding application profile, focusing on physical security when used in controlled and uncontrolled environments like non-ISO certified data centers. It provides unrivaled protection for AES and other cryptographic keys safeguarding payment transactions. The HSM protects and manages encryption keys needed for payment processing within the tamper-resistant/responsive hardware device.