Infineon’s SECORA™ ID X drives introduction of contactless multi-application ID solutions based on JAVA Card™

Infineon Technologies AG has extended its easy-to-integrate security solutions for contactless electronic ID documents. SECORA™ ID X is the company’s new flagship for highly secured yet versatile government ID solutions targeting customized applications. The solution’s particularly large user memory of up to 450 kByte allows to realize a broad variety of eID products ranging from…

Infineon and Tribe join hands to strengthen Singapore’s Blockchain Ecosystem

Infineon is partnering with Tribe, the first Singapore Government supported blockchain ecosystem builder, which brings together government agencies, corporates and blockchain companies to foster innovation and collaboration. Infineon will provide its longstanding industry expertise in hardware security solutions and can help companies seeking to apply blockchain to discover the competitive advantages of Infineon’s SECORA™ Blockchain…

Cryptovision presents ePasslet Suite on Infineon SECORA ID X

At this year’s SDW Virtual, cryptovision is presenting its ePasslet Suite V3 on SECORA™ ID X, the new Java Card™ platform from Infineon. With the help of ePasslet Suite, users of SECORA™ ID X will be able to put numerous eID functions into practice easily and flexibly. A presentation will be displayed in the SDW…

Brand protection is buyer protection: SECORA™ Blockchain makes the origin and history of a product visible

Infineon Technologies AG has developed a customized security solution for blockchain applications that improves brand and consumer protection. The new SECORA™ Blockchain security solution is integrated into the branded product and connects to the blockchain via NFC technology – thus linking the real with the digital world. By storing information in the blockchain the manufacturer…

Crypto-Agility for Post-Quantum security

By Marcellus Buchheit, Wibu-Systems There is concern by some that quantum computers present an imposing threat to current cryptographic methods designed to keep our critical infrastructure, systems, and data safe. This is particular true in the medical device industry. This concern is the main driver for the creation of the PQC4MED research project in 2019, funded by…

Digital solutions to fight COVID-19: Council of Europe report assesses compliance with data protection principles

A report just published by the Council of Europe identifies a number of shortcomings in the protection of privacy and personal data in some of the legal and technical measures adopted by governments to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic among the 55 African, Latin-American and European countries which have joined the data protection…

Paragon ID secures ARC Quality Certification

Paragon ID has announced that it has secured the prestigious ARC Quality Certification for the design, manufacturing, and supply of its RFID inlays and tags.   This QMS Certification is significant for Paragon ID’s customers and partners across the RAIN RFID (UHF) ecosystem, guaranteeing the quality, reliability, and performance of Paragon ID RFID inlay products. The Auburn…

Mobile strong authentication for better citizen inclusion into the digital economy

By Uljana Belokrinicka, X Infotech The demand for affordable digital solutions, accompanied by trusted security and protection of data, is growing globally. At the same time, the economic impact of digital identity is hard to overestimate. The McKinsey Global Institute performed research in this area and concluded that, “In the emerging economies, basic digital ID alone could unlock…