The role of trustworthy and secure software in times of COVID-19

At a time when the pandemic is disrupting businesses, causing massive unemployment, and changing everyone’s lives, Wibu-Systems, the cybersecurity vendor on a mission to protect the digital assets of enterprises around the globe, is offering a positive outlook, restoring hope, and recommending a laser-focused approach as we are entering into the second quarter of 2020.…

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 long-term means keeping the protections at the state-of-the-art through updates. Researching and assessing such updatable security mechanisms was the objective of the joint ALESSIO project.…

Experiencing the opportunities of digitalization in medical technology

Medical devices are jam-packed with invaluable know-how, especially in the software installed on board. Wibu-Systems shows their developers how they can shield their software from product piracy, reverse engineering, counterfeiting, and tampering and level up their market strategies with innovative licensing. They can meet Oliver Winzenried, CEO of Wibu-Systems, and Stefan Bamberg, Senior Key Account…

Desoutter Streamlines the Digital Transformation with CodeMeter Protection and Licensing Technology

Wibu-Systems, a security technology leader in the global software licensing market, has implemented a secure and flexible licensing solution for Desoutter Industrial Tools of Nantes, France, that enables the company to monetize its software while delivering products with greater flexibility to meet the dynamic market needs driven by Industry 4.0. The integration of Wibu-Systems’ flagship…

Back-End License Issuing for Forward Thinking Customers

By Daniela Previtali, Wibu-Systems Everyone knows about the danger of a malicious cyber-attack upon their company’s data systems. While it is true that many such attacks are perpetrated upon what is commonly known as ‘front-end’ – that part of a software system that allows usage and interaction by an individual employee, many attacks and malicious…

G+D Mobile Security, Worldline cooperate to increase security in IoT and Industry 4.0 Applications

G+D Mobile Security have announced that it signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Worldline, the European leader in payments and transactional services, to cooperate in the field of Industrial IoT (IIoT) security. As part of this agreement, G+D Mobile Security`s product “CPS (Cyber Physical System) Protect” will be integrated in the Codex Connectivity Platform (CCP)…

Who controls the controllers?

By Daniela Previtali, Wibu-Systems Think product piracy is a matter for music bootleggers or knock-off designer handbags? Think again: Theft, sabotage, reverse engineering, and other attacks on legitimate business are affecting all sectors of the economy. As the most recent data from the German engineering association VDMA reveals, the threat of product piracy shows hardly…

Wibu Systems: Monetizing Industry 4.0 with a license-based economy

CodeMeter is the enabler of a new economy that provides broader and more customized services, while protecting the know-how of the inventors, securing data communications, and seamlessly interfacing with digital marketplaces. In the old days of Industrie 1.0, steam and water used to power the mechanical industry. With the advent of Industrie 2.0, a new…