I’m being asked to install an update to enable access to Near Field Communication (NFC) on my Android device, is this safe?
Yes it is safe. We’re currently running a closed staff only pilot for ASB Virtual which uses NFC, and this is included in this mobile app release. By accepting the permissions there will be no changes to your phone.
Once you agree to install the update you will see this screen. Select ACCEPT to begin the install the update.
After the app has updated if you select the app permissions link at the bottom of the Google Play Store page, you will see this screen confirming the update.
If I’ve cancelled or locked my card using Card Control, can I still use ASB Virtual to make a payment?Yes. Your physical cards and ASB Virtual cards can be controlled separately, so if you make changes to one it ...
For your own security, ASB Virtual is not supported on phones where the operating system/device firmware has been modified or ...