The financial sector is one of the more attractive targets for fraud, theft and a long list of potential criminal activities that have a cyber dimension. 

Since 2000, EWA-Canada has assisted Canadian financial institutions to define and enable key security programs to support their goals. EWA-Canada provides consulting services related to technology evaluation and adoption and the roll-out of chip-based smart cards for EMV compliance, identity management and access control best practices.

EWA-Canada provides a comprehensive offering of Certification Testing and Pre-Certification Assessment Services for products targeted for the global market. Payment Assurance Lab

EWA-Canada is independently accredited as a Device Certification Agent and PCI testing lab by Interac(TM), VISA, MasterCard and JCB to provide these services for Personal Identification Number(PIN) Entry Devices (PED), Encrypting PIN Pads (EPP), Unattended Payment Terminals (UPT), Smart Cards and, network devices used in transaction networks.  EWA-Canada is accredited by MasterCard under the PTS program to test networked devices for IP related vulnerabilities and weaknesses.

With the use of leading edge Semantic Technology EWA-Canada helps financial institutions easily identify GAPS in corporate policy related to security and compliance with standards such as Basel Accord and Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) .

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