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New Secure Technology Alliance White Paper Explores Mobile Identity Authentication Drivers, Standards and Implementation Best Practices

Princeton Junction, N.J., March 27, 2017 – With consumers increasingly using mobile devices to access a variety of digital services, service providers are grappling with how to provide authentication methods that are more secure and convenient than passwords or one-time passcodes. The Secure Technology Alliance explores the new authentication mechanisms and use cases where authentication Read the full article…

Gemalto Wins 2017 Cybersecurity Excellence Award for Best Encryption Product with SafeNet KeySecure

Amsterdam – March 23, 2017, Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces that th​ey have been named a winner of the 2017 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards. Gemalto’s SafeNet KeySecure was voted “best encryption product” by over 300,000 members of the global information security community. Gemalto’s SafeNet KeySecure provides an organization’s security team with the Read the full article…

New Secure Technology Alliance White Paper Describes the Role of Smart Card Technology to Enhance Security of Blockchain Applications

Princeton Junction, N.J., March 23, 2017 – Implementations of blockchain-based applications are growing rapidly: over $1 billion has been invested in implementations since 2009, with 60 percent of that funding occurring since the beginning of 2015.[1] While blockchain can create a faster, secure platform for various types of transactions, all implementations share the critical security Read the full article…

Secure Technology Alliance and Association for Commuter Transportation Explore Real-World Multimodal Transit Payments in First of Two-Part Resource Series

Transportation payments to be theme of sessions at 2017 Payments Summit Princeton Junction, N.J., March 22, 2017 – Multimodal payments convergence – the integration of payment services for any type of transportation – is rapidly gaining popularity in the U.S. and abroad due to its ability to make paying for travel more convenient. The Secure Read the full article…

Gemalto’s HSM enables Microsoft Azure Information Protection customers to maintain full control of encryption keys

Organizations can now take advantage of “Hold Your Own Key” capabilities with on-premises SafeNet Luna HSMs to secure confidential data in Microsoft Azure and Microsoft Office 365 Amsterdam – Mar. 21, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, today announced that Microsoft Azure Information Protection customers can now take advantage of Read the full article…

Brivo Announces Partnership with Mercury Security To Support An Open Hardware Platform for its Access Control Solution

The integration extends Brivo’s flagship cloud-based access control system, Brivo OnAir®, to include Mercury’s open platform hardware. Bethesda, MD, March 15, 2017 – Brivo, the global leader in cloud-based physical access control systems and mobile credentials, and Mercury Security, a global leader in OEM access control hardware, announced today the integration of the Authentic Mercury Read the full article…

Gemalto and IER create the complete self-service airport experience for travellers

Fly to Gate provides secure biometric authentication from check-in to boarding A combination of hardware and software automates document and ID verification processes for airports and airlines Compliant to government requirements including biometrics, it provides stringent security for immigration Amsterdam, Mar. 14, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, and Read the full article…

TSYS Named as a 2017 World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute for the Fifth Time

Recognition honors those companies who lead with integrity and align principle with action Columbus, Ga., March 13, 2017 — TSYS (NYSE: TSS) announced today that it has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a 2017 World’s Most Ethical Company®. TSYS has Read the full article…

Airtel Lanka deploys Gemalto’s device management platform to strengthen its promise of 40% faster internet

Amsterdam, Mar. 9, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, and Airtel Lanka today announced the deployment of Gemalto’s Device ​Management platform in Sri Lanka that enables Airtel’s subscribers to have instant access to their favorite 4G data services such as email and internet. Gemalto will also provide powerful marketing Read the full article…

Smart Card Alliance Becomes Secure Technology Alliance as the Organization Expands Its Mission to Include a Broader View of Security Technologies

Princeton Junction, N.J., March 8, 2017 – The Smart Card Alliance, known for propelling the adoption of smart card technology as the global standard for payment, identity, access and mobile application security, announced today it is expanding its charter to include a broader range of security and privacy-enhancing technologies. To reflect this expanded mission, the Read the full article…