HID Global Acquires Crossmatch to Expand in Biometric Identity Management

HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that it has acquired Crossmatch, a leader in biometric identity management and secure authentication solutions, from Francisco Partners.  Crossmatch’s ...

Introducing the world’s Largest Trust-Based Technologies event

  TRUSTECH – Pay, Identify, Connect & Secure TRUSTECH 2018, the leading event for digital trust technologies, will be held at the Palais des Festivals convention centre in Cannes from ...

Gemalto and R3 pilot blockchain technology for Digital ID

Who are you, and can you prove it? The new Gemalto Trust ID Network enables users to give digital service providers fully verified and secured answers to these simple yet ...


PTV Group: Monetizing mobility software on a global scale

An interview with Frank Felten, Vice President PTV Group (https://www.ptvgroup.com/en/) and Oliver ...

What’s happening in the world of IT-security right now?

By Admir Abdurahmanovic, Co-founder and VP Business Development PrimeKey.  Insights from RSA ...

Alternative financing models for eID projects

By Klaus Schmeh, cryptovision GmbH.  As long as the consumer has no ...

Articles & Editorials

Infineon Expands U.S.-based IoT Security Research and Development Programs

With a global need to reinforce the security of connected devices that are designed to work without regular human interaction as part of the Internet of Things (IoT), semiconductor-based security pioneer Infineon Technologies AG have announced a new development initiative in Silicon Valley and a corporate partnership with the CyLab Security and Privacy Institute at […]

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Entrust Datacard Receives Patent for Innovative Card Personalization Process

Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, today announced that the company was awarded U.S. Patent No. 10,049,320 (“Card Printing Mechanism with Card Return Path”) on Aug. 14, 2018. This newly patented technology facilitates duplex card printing without the need for a second card printing mechanism, which reduces the […]

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Calls for September 16 as International Identity Day Gains Momentum

Forty Leading Development Agencies, Governments & Public Interest Organizations Join the Newly Formed Coalition The international coalition calling for the recognition of September 16 as International Identity Day in tribute to Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16.9 – legal identity for all – has picked up momentum this week. To date, 40 of the world’s leading […]

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Infineon enables open source software stack for TPM 2.0

Infineon Technologies AG has enabled a new open source software stack. It makes work easier for developers who want to use the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0 – a standardized hardware-based security solution for securing industrial, automotive and other applications such as network equipment. This is the first open source TPM middleware that complies with […]

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Infineon, JD sign strategic partnership agreement to build smart IoT ecosystem

Infineon Technologies AG and JD group (JD) have signed a strategic partnership agreement aimed at creating an efficient and secured smart IoT (Internet of Things) ecosystem accelerating towards the vision of smart life. The two companies will combine Infineon’s leading technology expertise in the semiconductor solution field and the local market insight and network of […]

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Gemalto and Entrust Datacard extend partnership to accelerate IoT security adoption

Gemalto, the leader in digital security, and Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, have expanded their partnership to include a secure framework for Internet-connected devices. This expanded collaboration and integration will allow customers to leverage Entrust Datacard IoTrust™ Security Solutions with Gemalto’s SafeNet Data Protection On Demand to establish and secure trusted […]

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Infineon and Alibaba Cloud Sign MoU on Internet of Things (IoT)

Infineon Technologies AG and Alibaba Cloud Computing Company (Alibaba Cloud) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the joint promotion of IoT applications within the fields of smart life and smart industry. Infineon and Alibaba will thus facilitate the digital upgrade of Chinese enterprises and cities. As an active promoter and practitioner of Industry […]

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More associations get behind International Identity Day movement

ID4Africa have announced that the European Association for Biometrics (EAB) and the Secure Identity Alliance (SIA), as well as the Silicon Trust, have joined the campaign that it had initiated with the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) at the 4th Annual Meeting of the ID4Africa Movement on 24 April 2018, in Abuja, Nigeria. The campaign […]

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