The U.S. migration to EMV chip cards has been rough, according to U.K.-based Creditcall, which hopes its new certification from First Data can smooth things out.

Specifically, Creditcall wants to use its 10-plus years of EMV and data security experience to help the hospitality industry, which hackers are starting to see as an easier target, the company says. The restaurant chain Wendy's is among the most recent to deal with a suspected breach as fraudulent charges from cards used legitimately at their restaurants began surfacing.

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