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US: PIV paves the way for the private sector

By John Piccininni, Identive Group, Inc Since launching the HSPD-12 (Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12, Policy for a Common Identification Standard for federal employees and Contractors) secure credentialing program in 2004, millions of smart cards have been issued to U.S. Government employees, military personnel and contractors. As a result, the government has streamlined and standardized […]

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Oberthur provides US government with Personal Identity Verification (PIV) software

Oberthur Technologies’ ID-One PIV®Client software is now listed on the General Services Administration’s (GSA) approved product list (APL). ID-OnePIV®Client is the first PIV middleware to be certified, complying with the latest PIV specifications (NIST SP 800-73-3). Oberthur Technologies ID-OnePIV®Client offers a high level interface to applications for accessing PIV card functionalities such as authentication, electronic […]

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Entrust posts record financial performance with leadership in authentication, mobile security and cloud services

Entrust, Inc., a world leader in securing digital identities and information, posted a record 2011, surpassing its financial goals for the third consecutive year as a private company. The identity-based security company achieved record bookings of approximately $120 million. And core to a strategic model shift, Entrust’s subscription products now account for the majority of […]

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