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EFTPOS security & fraud prevention

More safety features to protect you

From Tyro EFTPOS machine PIN pads that are protected with a unique key entry shield, to encrypting data between the EFTPOS machine and Tyro, we take every opportunity to make sure you’re secure. No cardholder data is ever exposed or presented at point-of-sale meaning your business is protected. It’s never been more important to deter and prevent fraud against your business. At Tyro, your security is our number one priority. That’s why we’ve built in EFTPOS features that work to make your business safe.

Increased privacy

Machine PIN pads protected with a unique key entry.

Secure PIN

No PIN information stored.

Robust protection

Around stored cardholder data.

Protection for you & your customer

No cardholder data ever exposed so you and the customer are protected.

Secure systems & applications

Tyro develops and maintains secure systems and applications.

Periodic vulnerability scans

Conducted on our own systems to protect you.

Encrypted cardholder data

All cardholder data is encrypted on the Tyro EFTPOS machine so the merchant is always protected.

Certified under IRAP

Certified under the Information Security Registered Assessor Program (IRAP) of the Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) for our Medicare EasyClaim solution.

PIN Transaction Security (PCI-PTS) certified

Tyro’s EFTPOS machines are Payment Card Industry – PIN Transaction Security (PCI-PTS) certified. This validates that the hardware, firmware, mechanical and manufacturing designs have met sufficient standard to ensure that PIN data and other cardholder data (e.g. track data) cannot be compromised.

APN & CECS device approval

Australian Payments Network (APN) Consumer Electronic Clearing System (CECS) device approval. The main difference with PCI-PTS involves the verification of correct operation of Australian key management systems for protecting PIN and cardholder data.

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Suggested steps to stay safe

Stay protected and secure

When it comes to staying safe, we need to work together. So, combine your up-to-date knowledge and vigilance with Tyro’s advanced fraud protection solutions to help you stay protected and secure.

Stay protected with fraud prevention

Stay on the front foot of fraud.

Prevent fraud

Secure card data

Manage the security of card data to mitigate the costs of a data breach.

PCI DSS compliance

Scam protection and online safety

Protect yourself from scams and stay safe online.


Stay Smart Online

Chargebacks and disputes

Tips and practices for avoiding chargebacks.

Chargebacks & Disputes Guide

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Better business starts with better EFTPOS

When it comes to your customers, every transaction counts so choose EFTPOS that works better for your business.

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CounterTop EFTPOS

Fast CounterTop EFTPOS

With flexible features like Tap & Go, built-in printer and sub 1.5 second transaction speeds*, a CounterTop EFTPOS machine keeps business moving.

Discover CounterTop EFTPOS


Fast. Flexible. Mobile EFTPOS

Portable EFTPOS machines give you the flexibility to take payments to your customers. Packed with useful features like Tap & Go and a rechargeable battery, you can take your business where you want to go.

Discover Mobile EFTPOS

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Better business banking

Better payment solutions

Find out how Tyro payment solutions can help your business thrive.