Infineon launches world’s first TPM with a PQC-protected firmware update mechanism

Quantum computing is expected to have a significant impact on cybersecurity, specifically on the confidentiality of encrypted data and on the integrity of digital signatures. To address these challenges, Infineon Technologies AG is taking security to the next level with the new OPTIGA™ TPM (Trusted Platform Module) SLB 9672, a future-proof security solution with a…

Infineon’s 40nm security chip technology enhances Vietnam’s national ID card

In the modern age of digitalization, establishing a citizen's identity is even more critical than ever before. Therefore, an electronic ID (eID) can serve to legalize a person's identity in the form of a legal document. In addition to simply identifying the citizen, the functionality of national eIDs can also be expanded to enable people…

Infineon presents SECORA™ family at Trustech 2021

Visit Infineon at this year’s TRUSTECH from 30 November to 2 December at the Paris Expo Porte de Versailles in Pavilion 5.2. Dive into the heart of security with Infineon’s SECORA™ family of one-stop solutions. With multiple flavors targeted at the full range of today’s and tomorrow’s use cases, SECORA™ covers everything from smart device…

Infineon launches a new SECORA™ Pay portfolio on 40 nm technology with best in class contactless performance

In recent years, there has been a noticeable trend toward contactless payment. With the challenging market conditions following the COVID-19 crisis, this development is clearly gaining momentum. The payment market is expected to increasingly shift to contactless solutions accounting for a global 76 percent dual interface share in 2021 up to 91 percent within the…

Infineon and IDEX Biometrics announces platform for biometric smart cards

A research report by ABI Research* projects the market for biometric payment cards to be reaching 353 million pieces per year by 2025 globally as an optimistic scenario. Allowing card manufacturers to address this new growing market segment, Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY), the global leader in smart card payment solutions, and IDEX…

High tech meets design: screenless wristband enables communication and contactless payment with innovative biometrics

The IoT (Internet of Things) building blocks from Infineon Technologies AG are becoming ever more powerful, energy-efficient, and smaller. Today, practically any everyday object can be enriched with smart functions to make life easier. Using system solutions from Infineon, Deed ®, a deep tech start-up from Turin, Italy, has been able to create a screenless yet…

Infineon presents Hardware-based Security during Crypto Asset Conference 2021

Infineon Technologies' Markus Moesenbacher has recently presented the company's approach to secure hardware access to the Blockchain at this years Crypto Asset Conference. Affected by the Covid-19 pandemic and current regulative efforts, digital assets are experiencing a boost in popularity on private and institutional levels. This comprises a huge spectrum of  crypto assets, like Bitcoin…

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…