iKP - A Family of Secure Payment Protocols - implement credit card-based transactions between the customer and the merchant, while using the existing financial network for approval and clearing. The protocols can be readily extended to apply to other payment models, such as debit cards and electronic checks.
SET: Mastercard and VISA have cooperatively developed the Secure Electronic Transactions. SET combines ideas from the previous proposals by MasterCard (SEPP, which is based on iKP) and VISA (STT), and was designed by GTE, IBM, MasterCard, Microsoft, Netscape, SAIC, Terisa Systems, Verisign, Visa.
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