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MasterCard Secures Patent for Dynamic Account Numbers

MasterCard Secures Patent for Dynamic Account Numbers

by February 18, 2016 at 11:27 am 2 comments

Say goodbye to the 16-digital credit card number. MasterCard today was awarded a patent for what it calls “variable length bank identification numbers.” Essentially, the patent protects a computer system developed by MasterCard, one of the world’s largest payment networks, to assign account numbers that are not 16 digits long. The patentRead More