World’s first TPM 2.0 with open-source software stack cuts down security integration efforts in industrial, automotive and IoT applications

Trusted Platform Modules (TPM) enable secured remote software updates, disc encryption and user authentication. Hence, they are crucial for connected industrial, automotive and other embedded devices. To further facilitate seamless integration in Linux-based systems, Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) now provides its leading OPTIGA™ TPM 2.0 solution with a comprehensive TSS* host…

Infineon contributes to CardLab’s new Biometric Card Solution

In this new 'Digital Age', it has become increasingly important to remember passwords or where one has stored information that has concrete value. Individuals have lost millions because they have forgotten passwords or caused organisation great distress to recreate their identity. However, these problem can now be a relic of the past as CardLab introduces…

Infineon introduces multifunctional employee ID card including Mastercard payment function

Infineon Technologies AG is replacing the employee ID cards at its headquarters 'Am Campeon' with the world’s first solution that combines highly secured office building access with a flexible, contactless Mastercard payment function. For the integration of the payment functionality directly on the smart card, Infineon is cooperating with Mastercard, PayCenter GmbH and petaFuel GmbH.…

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…

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…

Advancing contactless payments: Infineon , Fingerprint Cards join forces to drive mass deployment of biometric cards

Payment cards with integrated fingerprint sensor make contactless payments more convenient, more secure and hygienic. The contactless card remains in the hands of the cardholder throughout the entire payment transaction, while eliminating the need for PIN entries or signatures to authorize even high-value payments. Infineon Technologies AG and Fingerprint Cards AB  have joined forces to…

Are you really John Doe?

The reasons why secure biometric systems still require hardware-based security By Bernd Zwattendorfer, Infineon Technologies The proof of a claim of a person’s identity – both identification and authentication – are fundamental processes for granting or denying access to services. These being either physical (yes, you really booked the hotel room) or digital online (yes,…