ArtMinds boosts its robot programming solutions to leverage the promise of IIoT

Wibu-Systems, a security technology leader in the global software licensing market, has supported the integration of its comprehensive CodeMeter licensing and security solution into ArtiMinds industrial robot programming software suite. ...

Updatable security for long-life Industry 4.0 and ICT systems

Connected machines and ICT systems require security mechanisms that are more robust than ever before and remain so for the long life common with industrial hardware. Withstanding attacks over the ...

New 40nm SLC3x security platform from Infineon delivers excellent performance and flexibility

Infineon Technologies AG sets another milestone in smart card innovation. Its new 40nm generation of security chip solutions – the SLC3x – is based on a design concept that provides ...

Spotlight & Contributed Posts

Access all areas – using biometrics to make it genius

By Maria Pihlström.  We all have several things to open, access and ...

How governments can benefit from open standards for ID

By Luiz Guimaraes, Latin American Sub-Working Group Chair at OSPT Alliance. Governments ...

Mobile driving license vs. electronic driving license – replacement or supplement?

By Bernd Zwattendorfer, Infineon Technologies.  A driving license constitutes an official document ...

Articles & Editorials

Trustech 2019: Smart security solutions for digital identification and contactless payment

Infineon Technologies is presenting leading edge hardware-based security solutions for digital identification and contactless payment. Exhibits and demonstrations at the Infineon booth RIV C 050 at the Trustech trade event in Cannes, 26 to 28 November, including; Accelerating ID project execution with SECORA™ ID SECORA™ ID is a ready-to-go Java Card™ solution optimized for electronic […]

Continue Reading

AVTOR: Transforming Tokens and Smart Cards into universal security instruments

By Viacheslav Tatianin, AVTOR LLC Digital technologies now proliferate all dimensions of modern business and social life, meaning that rooted IT security is now a‘must-have’ principle for big corporations, government agencies,and SMEs. The digital shift we have been part of has reinforced the need for the application of high-security tools – even for common cases. […]

Continue Reading

Software Licensing in the cloud: flexibility is king

By David Paine, Wibu-Systems.  Does a day go by now when you don’t hear a reference to the term “Cloud” computing? For all intents and purposes, the“Cloud” is ubiquitous, the universal enabler behind everything,from our personalized music streaming services, to the next IoTinvention that allows us to control something remotely with voice commands, all from […]

Continue Reading

Comprehensive government Solutions for the Republic of Fiji

By Lara Schmaus, Mühlbauer ID Services. As a part of its major project to modernize the country’s security infrastructure, the Government of the Republic of Fiji decided to evolve its next generation of passports to ePassports. The current passport is a machine-readable document with paper data page, without chip and without digital photo, signature andfingerprints […]

Continue Reading

Infineon’s SECORA™ ID accelerates eID project execution

By Markus Moesenbacher, Infineon Technologies.  The ID market growth is mainly driven by electronic identification, electronic health cards and electronic driving licenses with strong variations to reflect local flavors. In addition, the request for multi-application is increasing for electronic ID cards. To meet these demands a flexible product is required which allows the customization of […]

Continue Reading

A new German security architecture for next generation ID and IoT requirements

By Markus Hoffmeister & Klaus Schmeh, cryptovision GmbH. The Cryptographic Service Provider (CSP) module, based on an architecture developed by governmental cyber security experts in Germany, is an innovative and effective approach to implementing cryptographic security functions across a diverse array of sensitive applications. It takes security development to a new level, by enabling smooth […]

Continue Reading

Ready for the thinnest eDatapage Challenge

By Hervé Naullet, Paragon ID. It has been almost 20 years since the first rollout of the ICAO electronic/biometric passports. For most of these programs, the personalized data & picture of the citizen were securely printed and protected onto a paper-based datapage, and electronically stored in the contactless component located inside the cover of the […]

Continue Reading

Unveiling the ID4AFRICA Identity Council

Earlier this year, the ID4Africa Movement announced the appointment of Ambassadors from 43 African nations for its 2019 Ambassador Class. This impressive expansion in representation – up from 29 countries in 2018 – reflected a strong endorsement from the African Governments of the ID4Africa Ambassadors Program, and a clear recognition of the importance of the […]

Continue Reading