Wibu bags prestigious German IT Security Award for new Blurry-Box®

Wibu-Systems, the FZI Research Center, and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) are the joint winners of the prestigious 5th German IT Security Award. Out of the eleven finalists that were selected from 66 applicants, the high-profile members of the jury awarded the top prize to the people of Wibu-Systems, FZI, and KIT in recognition…

Silicon Trust welcomes new partner cryptovision

The Silicon Trust Executive Committee is delighted to welcome cryptovision as a new partner.cryptovision is a leading supplier of innovative cryptography & public key infrastructure (PKI) products. The lean and intelligent design of the complete product range makes it possible to integrate the most modern cryptography and PKI application into any IT system. All products…

Watchdata’s Cryptographic Algorithm Validated by National Institute of Standards and Technology

Watchdata, a company that develops data security and smart card technology solutions, announces that Watchdata-FIPS-TimeCOS® Hardware Cryptographic Library Cryptographic Algorithm has been tested and validated by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) as conforming to the Cryptographic Algorithm Validation Program (CAVP). The successful validation results are published on NIST’s official website on April 20, 2011.…

The Technical Progress of Hardware Security

by Marcus Janke and Dr. Peter Laackmann, Infineon Technologies AG Introduction Security processors are vastly utilized for protected processing and storage of data in many of today’s applications. Nevertheless, each security architecture automatically implies a preferred range of use and security lifetime. Consequently, selecting a product with the right security level is not a trivial…