Chip manufacturers or chip suppliers planning to submit chip products for testing and approval must ensure that their products are developed to the appropriate Visa specification and/or requirements and support acceptable security characteristics.
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- Licensed the applicable Visa specifications.
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Test Tool Vendors
The test tool vendors listed below have test tools and associated test scripts available. Visa does not include any endorsement or warranty regarding the functionality, quality or performance of any particular product or service listed below. The listing of any products below does not under any circumstances include or imply any product warranties from Visa, including, without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for purpose, or non-infringement, all of which are expressly disclaimed by Visa. For a list of EMVCo accredited test tools, please go to their website.