QuickCash: Secure Transfer Payment Systems
AbstractPayment systems play a significant role in our daily lives. They are an important driver of economic activities and a vital part of the banking infrastructure of any country. Several current payment systems focus on security and reliability but pay less attention to users’ needs and behaviors. For example, people may share their bankcards with friends or relatives to withdraw money for various reasons. This behavior can lead to a variety of privacy and security issues since the cardholder has to share a bankcard and other sensitive information such as a personal identification number (PIN). In addition, it is commonplace that cardholders may lose their cards, and may not be able to access their accounts due to various reasons. Furthermore, transferring money to an individual who has lost their bankcard and identification information is not a straightforward task. A user-friendly person-to-person payment system is urgently needed to perform secure and reliable transactions that benefit from current technological advancements. In this paper, we propose two secure fund transfer methods termed QuickCash Online and QuickCash Offline to transfer money from peer to peer using the existing banking infrastructure. Our methods provide a convenient way to transfer money quickly, and they do not require using bank cards or any identification card. Unlike other person-to-person payment systems, the proposed methods do not require the receiving entity to have a bank account, or to perform any registration procedure. We implement our QuickCash payment systems and analyze their security strengths and properties. View Full-Text
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Alhothaily, A.; Alrawais, A.; Song, T.; Lin, B.; Cheng, X. QuickCash: Secure Transfer Payment Systems. Sensors 2017, 17, 1376.
Alhothaily A, Alrawais A, Song T, Lin B, Cheng X. QuickCash: Secure Transfer Payment Systems. Sensors. 2017; 17(6):1376.Chicago/Turabian Style
Alhothaily, Abdulrahman; Alrawais, Arwa; Song, Tianyi; Lin, Bin; Cheng, Xiuzhen. 2017. "QuickCash: Secure Transfer Payment Systems." Sensors 17, no. 6: 1376.
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