HONG KONG, Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Electric today announced Parlex Secure-Flex™, an innovative technology to increase payment terminal security.
This new product line provides the highest protection against intrusion and tampering of critical areas within payment terminals. Parlex Secure-Flex can be customized for any payment terminal, to protect the printed circuit board, smart card connector and keypads from tampering and data theft. Secure-Flex is the Point of Sale industry's only technology to offer protection against peeling, drilling and piercing intrusion.
Parlex Secure-Flex employs a unique breakable conductor technology, which disables the payment terminal if intrusion is attempted. The increased level of security provided by Secure-Flex exceeds industry standards including PCI PTS and Union Pay. Secure-Flex technology also allows the option to deploy random security circuit patterns as an additional barrier to potential intruders.
"Parlex Secure-Flex is a breakthrough in security technology for point of sale terminals," said Jim Dick, Johnson Electric's senior vice president of Strategic Marketing, "This new product line anticipates the introduction of increasingly demanding security standards in the financial industry," he added.
About Johnson Electric Group
The Johnson Electric Group is the world's leading provider of innovative motion systems and components for automotive applications, domestic equipment, office equipment, industrial products, consumer products and medical devices. The Group is headquartered in Hong Kong and has over 38,000 employees in 23 countries. Innovation and product design centers are located in Hong Kong, China, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Israel, Japan, UK and the USA. Production centers are located in China, Switzerland, Italy, Poland, Hungary, USA, Brazil, India, Argentina and the UK. Johnson Electric Holdings Limited is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (code 179).
SOURCE Johnson Electric