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OSPT Alliance Certifies Three New Products to its CIPURSE™ Specification

Austria Card and Infineon Technologies are the latest companies to have products receive CIPURSE Certification, demonstrating adherence to the non-proprietary, CIPURSE™ Specification from global association, OSPT Alliance. A total of 20 products from eight companies worldwide are now CIPURSE certified. The CIPURSE certification program provides mobility services stakeholders with confidence that the products they choose […]

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cryptovision: Benjamin Drisch

Cryptovision’s Benjamin Drisch explains the reason why Government around the world are looking for specific needs from their suppliers of electronic ID documents.

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cryptovision: Marco Smeja

Hear from cryptovision’s Executive VP of Sales, Marco Smeja at this years Trustech, as he speaks about the role that cryptovision has taken in the managing of digital certificates.  

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cryptovision: Fermin Vázquez

Fermin Vázquez explains a little more about the Latin America market for electronic ID documents at this years Trustech.  

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Gemalto ‘pilots’ biometric boarding at Los Angeles International Airport

Gemalto have announced a joint pilot with a leading airline to bring additional convenience and security to the traveler’s experience via biometric boarding in Terminal 4 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The test will confirm that passenger needs and expectations are met through use of facial recognition versus a traditional boarding pass as well […]

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I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list

International travel has become such a natural part of our lives that the World Tourism Organization predicts a global average of 5 million arrivals per day in the year 2030. For airports to cope with these huge numbers, IATA has recently launched the ONE ID INITIATIVE, promoting opportunities for a seamless, walking pace passenger experience […]

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Adding Identity to the Internet of Things to improve Security and Traceability

By Orestis Mavropoulos, AUSTRIACARD.  The promise of the Internet of Things (IoT) was always to create “smart” objects. To get data from the physical world to gain insights. These “smart” objects are computers with additional functionalities when connected to the Internet. Our mobile phone is a computer that makes phone calls. Our car is a computer […]

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How a stolen connected car could threaten a whole city

By Marjolaine Lombard, Cyber Security Marketing Consultant, ATOS.  From the theft of a connected car to a city held hostage: one giant leap for cybersecurity In September 2018, researchers from KU Leuven University and Belgium succeeded in stealing a Tesla Model S in a few seconds.They were able to do it not by stealing the […]

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