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Taproot Security Joins X9 Standards Body

ASC X9 sets US financial services technology and security standards


Saint Paul, MN, December 6, 2018 –

The Executive Committee of ANSI accredited standards body ASC X9 invited Taproot Security founder & president Michael McCormick to join as a Member Emeritus based on his past contributions to US and international information security standards. Mike will contribute to standards and vote on ballots.


"It's a pleasure to return to the X9 fold in this capacity," Mike told X9 director Steve Stevens.

More information about ASC X9 is available on their web site at


​About Taproot Security


Taproot Security is an information security consulting firm advising industry and government on cyber issues and policy. For more information, please visit




To learn more about this announcement, please contact

Michael McCormick

Founder & President

Taproot Security, LLC


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