ActivIdentity Announces Availability of 4TRESS™ Authentication Server 3.6.1

ActivIdentity Announces Availability of 4TRESS™ Authentication Server 3.6.1

Release Strengthens Authentication Offerings for Financial Services Organizations

Fremont, Calif., February 7, 2008–ActivIdentity® Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTI), a global leader in digital identity assurance, today announced the release of 4TRESS™ Authentication Server 3.6.1, a multi-channel strong authentication server designed for financial institutions and other organizations to support a wide range of authentication methods. With the availability of this offering, ActivIdentity builds on its long-standing commitment to the needs of financial services organizations and enterprises worldwide.

4TRESS Authentication Server builds customer confidence in online transactions, increasing security, and reducing costs. The solution provides a highly scalable, secure, centralized authentication server with the capability to manage a wide range of user credentials. The new release increases ease of enterprise integration with support for the RADIUS authentication protocol, a C# SOAP client for interoperability with Microsoft .NET applications and an interface to Sun Microsystems’ OpenSSO Access Manager product.

“ActivIdentity offers a range of leading strong authentication solutions that are specifically designed for financial institutions, helping them to lower the risk of online fraud, comply with industry and government regulations and protect customer data,” said Thomas Jahn, CEO of ActivIdentity. “Our latest 4TRESS Authentication Server release is a direct response to the demands of the market, and our customers, to deliver a strong authentication solution supporting open standards such EMV CAP and OATH that can be easily deployed and integrated into a financial institution’s existing infrastructure.”


The 4TRESS Authentication Server 3.6.1 is now available. Read more about strong authentication with 4TRESS Authentication Server and ActivIdentity Solutions for Banking and Finance

About ActivIdentity

ActivIdentity® Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTI) identity solutions secure the business of enterprise, government, healthcare, and financial services organizations worldwide. Trusted identity is the core of the ActivIdentity platform enabling security for data, networks, applications, passwords and credentials, web, email and documents, transactions as well as converged security.

ActivIdentity solutions support the convergence of physical and logical identity through strong authentication with smart card lifecycle management, adding enterprise single sign on, and data encryption and digital signature.

ActivIdentity customers experience multiple benefits including increased network security, protection against identity theft and online fraud, enhanced workforce productivity, business process efficiencies, and regulatory compliance. For more information, visit

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