The ACOS6 SAM (Security Access Module) from ACS is designed to be used either as a security authentication module or as a general cryptogram computation module. The card can securely store cryptographic keys and can compute cryptograms for other applications or smart cards.

The card provides 32K bytes of EEPROM memory and fully complies with ISO 7816-1, 2, 3 and 4 standards. It can store and perform key operations on cards such as the ACOS3 including mutual authentication, encrypted PIN submissions, secure messaging and ePurse commands with a multilevel secure access hierarchy.

The ACOS6 SAM card provides excellent security authentication enabling this card to be used within high-end payment applications.