Cryptera EPP 1218

The Cryptera EPP 1218 is an encrypting PIN pad for indoor and outdoor use, offering manufacturers another form factor for integration. Optimized for use in self-service kiosks, ATMs and self-payment gas pumps, the ruggedized design of the EPP 1218 is built to withstand the most severe fraudulent attacks while complying with payment security standards on the back end.

For ATM applications Cryptera offers an optional XFS Service provider for easy integration. Click here for more information.



  • Automatic Teller Machines (ATM) PIN input
  • Companies looking to make upgrades to comply with Triple DES standards
  • Companies looking to make upgrades to comply with Triple AES standards
  • Self-service payment kiosk solutions for ticketing, parking and petrol


  • Stainless steel keys in a polymer keyboard frame
  • Watertight when properly installed (IP65 from front of keyboard)
  • AES and 3DES support
  • RSA based Remote Key Load (RKL) including TR34
  • USB interface
  • 512 KB Program
  • 128 KB Data (Key) Storage
  • Connectors for function keys and beeper
  • Two million-cycle keyboard lifetime
  • Keyboard temperature range is -25C to +55C
  • Vandal resistance: IK07
  • Ability to customize layouts
  • Numerical key size: 17×17 mm
  • Function key size: 17×32 mm
  • Raised keys with optional embossing
  • Embossing ( XOI< ) is an available option on function keys
  • Embossing ( +- ) is an available option on numerical keys. Raised dot available and normally used for 5-key
  • Weight approximately 616 grams
  • External measures:
    • Height approximately 122 mm
    • Width approximately 160 mm
    • Depth approximately 30 mm


  • PCI approved tamper detection for protection of secure data
  • Easy connectivity to various terminals through USB
  • Suitable for indoor and outdoor applications
  • Ruggedized design to withstand external force and wet environments
  • Standard software supporting 3DES encryption and various key management schemes
  • Standard software supporting AES encryption and various key management schemes
  • Operates on standard software that supports common encryption algorithms
  • Access to top EPP security experts in the industry through Cryptera support


Customer Support:

During the integration phase of the EPP, Cryptera offers extensive support. Onsite support is available upon request and agreement.

The EPP 1218 supports the Cryptera Remote Key Loading schemes. Cryptera provides guidance and support for RKL implementation under a separate agreement.

Click here to contact Cryptera support.