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

By Admir Abdurahmanovic, Co-founder and VP Business Development PrimeKey.  Insights from RSA Conference & ICMC. The RSA Conference appeared to lose some relevance a few years ago but has since resurrected itself as an important IT security conference and exhibition. If you are a security practitioner, this event is once again a must-go, just to […]

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An interview with Dr. Joseph Atick

Silicon Trust caught up with ID4Africa’s Dr. Joseph Atick at this years ID4AFRICA meeting in Abuja, Nigeria and asked for his impressions of this years meeting. You can watch his remarks in the video below;

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VERIMI is gradually launching its ID and data platform

VERIMI, the new European identity and data platform, with its central and convenient VERIMI log-in (single sign-on) is now available in the German market, as a basic product (Minimum Viable Product – MVP). The launch is following a phased approach: in the first phase, the VERIMI system platform has gone live, with VERIMI shareholders Deutsche Bank and Bundesdruckerei the […]

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Infineon Technologies equips Juniper Networks with hardware-based security solutions

Routers and other network equipment face increasingly sophisticated threats. Successful attackers can gain access to critical systems, modify network configurations and access customer data. That’s why Juniper Networks, an industry leader in automated, scalable and secure networks, has invested in enhanced security by adding hardware-based security solutions to its already robust secure networking portfolio. Juniper […]

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Tanzania looks to ePassports by 2020

Following the same steps as Kenya, Tanzania will introduce the electronic passport to its citizens in 2020. The new travel document will charge Tsh150,000 for a 10 years-validation. The e-passport involves an electronic chip containing the same information as the national document one, a biometric code, digital photographs and security features. Its security system is […]

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