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Gemalto and Ponemon Institute Study: Big gaps emerge between countries on attitudes towards data protection in the cloud

Study reveals regional disparities in adoption of cloud security: German businesses almost twice as likely to secure confidential or sensitive information in the cloud (61%) than British (35%), Brazilian (34%) and Japanese (31%) organizations Half of global organizations believe that payment information (54%) and customer data (49%) is at risk in the cloud Over half Read the full article…

Secure Technology Alliance 2018 Payments Summit to Present the Future of Payments, Speakers to Analyze Trends in Mobile Payments, EMV and Transit

Highly-anticipated payments event returns to Orlando in March, U.S. Payments Forum member meeting to be held in conjunction for first time Princeton Junction, N.J., January 12, 2018 – Thought leaders from all sectors of the payments industry will convene at the Secure Technology Alliance’s 2018 Payments Summit this March in Orlando to discuss and analyze Read the full article…

Gemalto LTE-M wireless module earns AT&T certification expanding highly efficient cellular connectivity for IoT devices

Austin, TX, January 9, 2018 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, has earned AT&T certification for its award-winning Cinterion LTE-M IoT module expanding cellular connectivity possibilities for IoT solutions. Using very little energy and IoT-optimized bandwidth, the Gemalto module enables highly efficient use of existing 4G networks. It is ideal for IoT solutions with limited power Read the full article…

Gemalto launches the first biometric EMV card for contactless payments

Biometric authentication replaces PIN code facilitating higher value contactless transactions Maximum privacy protection ensured by secure in-branch enrolment process and on-card storage of sensitive biometric information No battery life issues – the biometric sensor card is powered by the payment terminal ​Amsterdam, January 4, 2018 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, Read the full article…

Deploy your digital payment solution securely and easily via Gemalto’s platform connected to Mastercard® and Visa

Amsterdam, December 12,  2017 – Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announces that its Trusted Service Hub (TSH) can now offer a single gateway enabling issuers to connect to the Mastercard and Visa tokenization services, simplifying the way financial institutions can launch mobile payment services. Banks and other issuers are increasingly deploying multiple payment schemes for their mobile payment Read the full article…

Gemalto eSIM technology enables Always Connected experience for new Microsoft Surface Pro with LTE Advanced

Advanced integration of eSIM into Windows 10 delivers an enhanced user experience ​​Amsterdam, December 7 ​​​ 2017 – Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, is supplying the eSIM (embedded SIM) solution for Microsoft’s Surface Pro with LTE Advanced, the most connected laptop in its class1 which will begin shipping to business customers in December 2017. Gemalto’s partnership with Microsoft enabled Read the full article…

Secure Technology Alliance Provides Guidance for Developing Secure IoT Payments Applications

Princeton Junction, N.J., December 5, 2017 – Internet-connected devices are creating new opportunities for businesses and consumers to interact, and payment is a major use case that is expanding. For stakeholders looking to incorporate payments into their IoT devices, the Secure Technology Alliance has released a new resource to provide an overview of this market Read the full article…

Gemalto Gives Google Cloud Platform Customers Flexible Encryption and Key Management

Google customers can use Gemalto’s SafeNet Data Encryption Solutions to bring their own encryption keys to secure their sensitive data on the cloud ​Amsterdam, 4 December, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, today announced it is providing Google Cloud Platform customers with the ability to manage and maintain full control of Read the full article…

New SECORA™ Pay brand: one-stop-offering for fast and easy production of payment cards and smart wearables

Munich, Germany and Cannes, France November, 29 2017 – EMV®-compliant payment solutions face growing demand worldwide – with a clear path towards contactless and multifunctional use to increase user convenience. Under the brand SECORA™ Pay, Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) bundles state of the art contact and dual-interface EMV* security controllers with Read the full article…

Majority of consumers would stop doing business with companies following a data breach, finds Gemalto

Only a quarter (27%) of consumers feel businesses take customer data security very seriously While 62% of consumers feel businesses are responsible for data security they have poor security hygiene and fail to take advantage of security measures available to them such as two-factor authentication (41%) for social media accounts ​Amsterdam, November 28, 2017 – A majority (70%) Read the full article…