IRVINE, CA, March 7, 2017 — CardLogix Corporation, leading smart card manufacturer and software developer, announced today the newest addition to its flagship M.O.S.T. Card® C Series—M.O.S.T. Card C9. The M.O.S.T. Card C9 dual-interface microprocessor smart card is built on a single, CC EAL5+ certified silicon, computer chip that communicates to both contact and contactless readers to enable the widest range of card applications.

Powered by CardLogix’ intellectual property, M.O.S.T. Card Operating System, the cards feature advanced security countermeasures, high capacity user memory (up to 162k bytes), and the most comprehensive line of development, enrollment, and issuance tools to accelerate ID card system deployments. M.O.S.T. Cards leverage security features typically found in PKI-enabled smart cards, such as Transport Keys and HMAC eSignatures, with prices up to 70% less.

“M.O.S.T. Card C9 combines the speed and convenience of contactless exchanges, seen in payment, transportation, and physical access applications, with the high security assurance of physical card insertion, seen in extended-session identity applications such as logical access and secure messaging,” said Tom Hope, Director of Sales at CardLogix. “The cards also integrate smoothly into existing NFC physical access systems with user-configurable UIDs.”

M.O.S.T. Card C Series are ideal for converged, multi-application credentials such as National ID Cards with stored biometrics, eSignatures, EHRs (Electronic Health Records), and stored value with advanced session keys. The cards feature MRTD encryption routines that conform to ICAO and EU Driver License specifications, making them perfect for ID-1 ICAO certified Border Crossing Cards and European Driver Licenses.

Compliance to Highest Security and Industry Standards

  • ISO 14443 A parts 1-3 (NFC) and ISO 7816 parts 1-4
  • FIPS 197 Advanced Encryption Standard, levels 128, 192, 256
  • FIPS 198-1 HMAC SHA-256 for CardLogix’ eSignature Technology
  • ISO/IEC 9834-8 Global Unique IdentifierGUID (16 bytes)
  • Global Password with PIN-PUK & block/unblock features
  • Post-Issuance Injectable AES Keys with Admin Password
  • Virtualization of data across the non-volatile memory

M.O.S.T. Card Development

CardLogix M.O.S.T. Toolz™ and Winplex® API support the easy configuration and integration of M.O.S.T. Cards into existing or new system infrastructures. Multiple source code examples and demonstration consoles simplify the creation of advanced card applications. M.O.S.T. Cards are custom-built, and CardLogix’ support team is available to assist with all card development, application, and integration needs. The M.O.S.T. Card Platform conforms to the idblox® data and product interoperability specification with a wide range of compatible hardware and software components for swift ID system deployments.

 About CardLogix Corporation

CardLogix is a full-service card manufacturer and software developer specializing in smart cards and secure technologies for systems integrators, governments, and businesses around the world. CardLogix sales consultants examine unique needs for custom-made cards and system integrations. Client needs range from hybrid smart cards with custom artwork to full-scale solutions, such as identity verification with biometrics, closed-loop payment systems, and electronic health records (EHR). CardLogix offers a wide range of services, including graphic design for card artwork and security graphics, chip embedding, chip programming, and software customization.  For more information, please visit

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