Gemalto helps banks and payment providers simplify and streamline encryption operations

Gemalto say they have launched the industry's first payment hardware security module (HSM) to include partitioning as an advanced security feature. This new capability allows financial services organizations to simplify cryptographic operations by using a single HSM to support dozens of security applications and protect sensitive payment information and transactions.  Today, bank and financial services…

Smart grid security

By Martin Klimke and Chris Shire, Infineon Technologies To fight global warming and lower the dependency of fossil energy resource, smart grids will be deployed. Smart grids will transform the power grids into intelligent networks that need a solid security foundation. The article gives an overview on the role of security controllers in smart grids.…