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Industry News 2018-03-01T13:21:30+00:00
105, 2018

Mastercard Pioneers Remote Biometric Card Enrollment

May 1st, 2018|Tags: , , , |

Consumers can skip the trip to a bank branch and simply register their fingerprint at home MIAMI, FL – May 1, 2018 – Mastercard today unveiled a technology advancement for its biometric cards. With biometrics representing the next generation in securing payments, Mastercard developed a way for people to easily and conveniently register their fingerprint onto the biometric card in the comfort of their home. Mastercard is on a mission to eliminate the use of passwords and recognize people by “what they are” instead of

2704, 2018

Fighting Cyber Crime – Access Smart Partners with CardLogix to Offer Holistic Identity Management Solutions

April 27th, 2018|

LADERA RANCH, Calif, April 24, 2018 — Access Smart LLC, provider of innovative Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) and cyber (logical) access security control systems, announced a partnership with CardLogix, a leading smart card manufacturer and authorized reseller of Access Smart’s Power LogOn® System, to offer holistic identity management solutions. Together, the companies seek to reduce the hacking epidemic by fighting cyber security head-on with holistic identity solutions that discourage perpetrators from all angles. With a customer-centric approach, the companies will provide NIST-level security solutions that

2404, 2018

Innovation Made Real: Announcing the New Dell Commercial PC Portfolio

April 24th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

Business leaders worldwide are balancing two objectives: keeping the business running smoothly by preventing security and productivity disruptions while simultaneously tapping into the incredible potential of new innovations, such as artificial intelligence, machine learning and VR/AR. Dell is introducing new solutions across its commercial PC portfolio designed to help businesses of all sizes achieve that critical balance. In addition to being the world’s most secure and manageable commercial PCs, Dell’s updated commercial lineup features advances in smart design, productivity and sustainability to meet the

2404, 2018

Aware Recognized as a Top Ten Multifactor Authentication Solution Provider by Enterprise Security Magazine

April 24th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

Aware's Knomi™ mobile biometric authentication framework applies face, voice, and keystroke biometrics to reduce reliance on passwords for enterprise security BEDFORD, Mass., April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aware, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWRE), a leading global provider of biometrics software and solutions, today announced that it has been recognized by Enterprise Security Magazine as a Top Ten Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) Solution Provider of 2018. Biometric authentication is increasingly seen as the most promising path to reduce reliance on passwords for authentication, particularly where they are used to protect

404, 2018

HID Global Named as One of the Top Multi-Factor Authentication Solution Providers of 2018

April 4th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that it has been recognized by Enterprise Security Magazine as one of the top ten providers of multi-factor authentication (MFA) technology in the world. Touted by security experts as one of the most critical methods for ensuring that only authorized people may access important data, multi-factor authentication protects digital identities and online information. It prevents fraudulent access that happens when username and password are stolen. “When people think of multi-factor authentication,

404, 2018

Device Authority and Gemalto Drive Internet of Things Security for Enterprise Solutions

April 4th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The partnership enables companies to protect data and digital identities across endpoint devices, gateways and clouds LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE) Device Authority, a global leader in Identity and Access Management (IAM) for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced an integration partnership with Gemalto, the global leader in digital security that will simplify ‘security by design’ implementations for a trusted IoT ecosystem. By joining forces, the two companies are making it easier for manufacturers, enterprises and service providers to build strong security into their IoT devices

304, 2018

The global multi-factor authentication (MFA) market size is expected to reach USD 17.76 billion by 2025

April 3rd, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

Multi-factor Authentication Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Model, By Application (BFSI, Healthcare, Government and Defense, Travel and Immigration, Retail), And Segment Forecasts, 2018 - 2025 LONDON, April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Download the full report: The global multi-factor authentication (MFA) market size is expected to reach USD 17.76 billion by 2025, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc., experiencing a CAGR of 15.07% during the forecast period. Increasing implementation of BYOD and cloud-based services across enterprises, along with the growing security regulations

1603, 2018

Metal Cards With XCore’s Proprietary Contactless Technology brings Swipe, Insert, and Tap Ability

March 16th, 2018|Tags: , , |

WEST CHESTER, Pa., March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- XCore Technologies has introduced a proprietary metal card design coupled with its proprietary encapsulation process to overcome the shortcomings of earlier generations of Metal Dual Interface (DI) cards. With the current suite of competitors' metal cards, the metal interferes with the antennae making it difficult to execute contactless transactions. XCore Technologies' Metal Core and full Metal cards solve this problem. They behave just like any standard Dual Interface PVC cards allowing users to swipe, insert, or

403, 2018

PATECCO Strengthens Authentication by Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)

March 4th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

Sofia, Bulgaria, March 04, 2018 --( The International Managed Service company PATECCO establishes and maintains a trustworthy networking environment by providing key and certificate management services. Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) is used by PATECCO as an effective method for implementing multi-factor authentication and to meet security compliance regulations. PATECCO is proficient in providing secure PKI Migration by migrating PKI Solution to new environment following Microsoft baseline security rules) and PKI Automation (PowerShell scripting automation of S/MIME user certificates). With automated PKI management, PATECCO orchestrates

103, 2018

Brahma OS Is the Decentralized Value Operating System Based on Revolutionary Blockchain Technology

March 1st, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

SINGAPORE – The advent of blockchain technology is provoking a revolution of the Internet of Value. In the blockchain world, Ethereum, NEO, EOS and other blockchain-based computing platforms exploit land to run applications. On this land, a variety of application chain of different functions spring up, for example: Rebo network for cross-border payment, CVC with the function of authentication and Distributed File System IPFS. However, in the world of the blockchain, there is a lack of infrastructure with multiple functions which offer a variety

103, 2018

AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon unveil next-generation mobile authentication platform details

March 1st, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

BARCELONA, Spain, March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Mobile Authentication Taskforce, comprised of AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon, reveals product details of the next-generation mobile authentication platform at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Formed last year to develop a mobile authentication solution to help protect enterprises and consumers from identity theft, bank fraud, fraudulent purchases and data theft, the Mobile Authentication Taskforce has dedicated resources developing a highly secure and trusted multi-factor authentication platform powered by the carrier networks. The taskforce vision includes interoperability with GSMA's

103, 2018

ImageWare Showcases Award-Winning Biometric Cybersecurity Solutions at Mobile World Congress

March 1st, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

SAN DIEGO, CA – February 23, 2018 – ImageWare® Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: IWSY), a leader in mobile and cloud-based, multi-modal biometric cybersecurity solutions, announces today that it will demonstrate its award-winning GoVerifyID® products at Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona, Spain from February 26 to March 1. Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry with over 108,000 attendees from 200+ countries, more than 2300 exhibitors, and hundreds of speakers. ImageWare is exhibiting at Mobile World Congress for the third year,

103, 2018

SmartMetric ® Has Created A First Of Its Kind Multi-Function Cyber/Network Access and Secure Entry ID Biometric Card

March 1st, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , |

NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB:SMME) – Having developed a biometric protected fingerprint activated credit card SmartMetric ®  has used its advanced miniaturized biometric scanner-in-a-card technology to produce a first of its kind, multi-function cyber/network access card combined with secure building entry and identity verification all on one card.  The card has the SmartMetric ® biometric reader built inside that is used to instantly validate the card holder and in turn switch on the cards functions. The SmartMetric ®

1502, 2018

Namirial Deutschland, to accelerate the adoption of the company’s solution for identification, authentication and e-Signature.

February 15th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

SENIGALLIA, Italy, February 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Namirial Group, global leader in Digital Transaction Management (DTM) solutions, has established a new subsidiary  in Germany, Namirial Deutschland GmbH, to accelerate the adoption of the company's solution for identification, authentication and electronic signature. The office is the 20th location of the Namirial Group. Millions of users are esigning every day with Namirial solutions. Namirial has recruited an initial team of seasoned sales, business development and marketing executives. It is headed by Johannes Leser, who has joined as Managing Director together with Antonio Taurisano,

802, 2018

Alarming Industry Trends Reported in DFARS Cybersecurity Compliance

February 8th, 2018|Tags: , , |

SUFFOLK, Va., March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sera-Brynn, LLC, a top-ranked cybersecurity firm, today urged the Department of Defense (DoD) contracting community to immediately begin implementing the cybersecurity requirements mandated by the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS). Finalized in October 2016, the regulations impose security and reporting requirements on DoD contractors and subcontractors which must be fully implemented by December 31, 2017. Based on their work auditing DoD contractors from 2015 to date, Sera-Brynn reports that the typical contractor is approximately 60% compliant with the cybersecurity requirements of

702, 2018

AdvanIDe establishes Presence in Mexico

February 7th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

SINGAPORE, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvanIDe - Advanced ID Electronics - the leading independent provider of semiconductors for the smart card, IoT, NFC and RFID industry, today announced the establishment of a sales office in Mexico. Being one of the fastest growing regions for AdvanIDe, the Latin American market will be further supported with the addition of a presence in Mexico City. With a growing population of more than 120M and a large base of contract manufacturers and system developers, Mexico is an