Category Archives: Products

BOV set to launch contactless cards

By | August 13, 2017

Paying with a BOV card at retail outlets is set to become easier with the introduction of contactless cards. Over the past months, Bank of Valletta has introduced new electronic point of sale devices at retail outlets and establishments. These new devices are enabled to accept contactless card payments. “Contactless cards are the latest innovation in card payments,”… Read More »

Baiduri Bank launches Visa Platinum Debit Card

By | August 11, 2017

“WITH our clients getting increasingly affluent, their lifestyles and appetites have evolved with them. They are more discerning and sophisticated, with an affinity for convenient electronic payments and service.” Pierre Imhof, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Baiduri Bank, underscored this in his welcoming speech at the launching of the bank’s Visa Platinum Debit Card yesterday where he… Read More »

MagTek Introduces the kDynamo Secure Card Reader Authenticator at Retail Now

By | August 9, 2017

Securing Magnetic Stripe, Chip Card and Contactless payments, MagTek’s kDynamo simplifies accepting payments with iOS tablets. SEAL BEACH, CA (PRWEB) AUGUST 09, 2017 MagTek, the world’s leading supplier of secure digital transaction technology and hardware, announces the release of the kDynamo, MagTek’s innovative tablet case with built in Secure Card Reader Authenticator made for certain iPad devices. As demand… Read More »

IDEX launches ultra-compact matcher algorithm optimized for biometric cards

By | August 7, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 7 August 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, today introduced a new proprietary matcher algorithm for next generation biometric cards. The patented algorithm was specifically designed to deliver a step-function improvement in performance for applications with acute power, processing and memory limitations. The matcher is ideal for biometric cards… Read More »

Gemalto first in the world to be fully-certified by the GSMA for secure eSIM subscription management

By | August 3, 2017

Amsterdam, 3 August 2017 – Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announces that its On-Demand Connectivity Service has become the first in the world to demonstrate full compliance with the stringent security requirements of the GSMA’s Security Accreditation Scheme for embedded SIM (eSIM) remote provisioning. As a result, OEMs, mobile operators, and service providers worldwide can be assured that Gemalto implements appropriate… Read More »

Malta – BOV to launch contactless cards

By | August 3, 2017

Paying with your BOV Card at retail outlets is set to become incredibly easier with the introduction of contactless cards.  Over the past months, Bank of Valletta has been rolling out new electronic point of sale devices (EPOSs) at main retail outlets and establishments across Malta and Gozo. These new devices are enabled to accept contactless card payments. … Read More »

Advanced Card Systems Ltd. Declaration against Counterfeit ACR122U NFC Readers

By | August 2, 2017

HONG KONG, 2 Aug, 2017 – We, Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS), have acquired information that one of our products, the ACR122U USB NFC Reader (, is being counterfeited. Many of the counterfeit products have been widely sold on Taobao (, Alibaba 1688 Website (, and other online platforms. We are very concerned about this counterfeiting issue, and… Read More »

Optaglio brings 3D animations between security elements

By | August 2, 2017

 LOCHOVICE (August 2, 2017) – Optaglio, the global leader in high-resolution security holograms, today announced the latest innovation developed by OPTAGLIO LABs. Its holograms can now include a small object such a little figure, which moves, runs, makes a gesture etc. OPTAGLIO continuously updates its portfolio of visual effects in its holograms to keep an advantage over potential… Read More »

CPI’s Instant Issuance Tech Proves Value for Bank after Breach

By | August 2, 2017

They say the proof is in the pudding. For CPI Card Group, it’s a case study showing how its instant issuance technology [email protected] saved an issuer significant time and money—and improved customer satisfaction—when it had to replace nearly 800 cards after customers were affected by a retail data breach. Within four months of implementing CPI’s instant issuance solution, northeast Indiana-based Farmers… Read More »

Frost & Sullivan Commends Credence ID’s Rollout of CredenceTAB™, a Biometric Tool that Combines Document Reading and Biometric Enrollment and Verification in a Portable Device

By | August 1, 2017

Credence ID’s unique product suite offers convenience, portability, and customization to satisfy a wide range of identification projects SANTA CLARA, California, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Based on its recent analysis of the mobile biometrics and credential reading market, Frost & Sullivan announced today the recognition of Credence ID  for  its 2017 Global New Product Innovation Award. In May 2017, Credence ID… Read More »

Telefónica launches ‘out of the box’ mobile connectivity for consumer devices with latest Gemalto cloud service

By | August 1, 2017

  Leading telecoms operator offers remote subscription management for consumer IoT devices  such as tablets, connected PCs and wearables • Gemalto’s On-Demand Connectivity cloud service available to Telefónica Group companies across 17 different countries • Consumers can conveniently add new devices to their subscription plans • Fully compliant with the GSMA Remote SIM Provisioning specifications to ensure compatibility… Read More »

COMPRION eUICC Profile Manager Now with Anritsu Network Simulator Support

By | July 24, 2017

Over-the-air updates of eUICC profiles now possible using a simulated network through Anritsu MD8475A COMPRION eUICC Profile Manager, the only software tool for efficient eUICC life cycle management, is enhanced by an additional connectivity option. The software allows over-the-air updates of eUICCs and their profiles by means of a simulated network. “Starting with the COMPRION eUICC Profile Manager… Read More »

Wirecard Introduces Payment Guarantee for Credit Card Payments

By | July 24, 2017

Wirecard, the leading supplier of digital payment solutions, will as of now become one of the first companies in the industry to offer a payment guarantee for credit card payments. The solution is primarily directed at small and medium-sized online merchants for whom payment defaults on the part of their customers are often a significant economic challenge. Wirecard… Read More »

OT-Morpho receives CSPN certification for its embedded secure element for IoT

By | July 20, 2017

OT-Morpho, a world leader in digital security and identification technologies, today announced that its embedded secure element designed for the Internet of Things (IoT), IoThrive Tiny SE+, has obtained the highest level CSPN* security certification. IoThrive Tiny SE+ is the first embedded secure element of its kind to receive this certification awarded by the French security agency ANSSI**.… Read More »

SmartMetric Releases Video of Its Biometric Fingerprint Secured Credit Card

By | July 18, 2017

To Turn On Your Biometric Secured Card Simply Touch the Cards Fingerprint Sensor on the Cards Surface and the Embedded Scanner Reads Your Fingerprint and Matches It With Your Pre-Stored Fingerprint Inside the Card NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – July 18, 2017) – SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) – SmartMetric is pleased to announce it has succeeded in manufacturing a… Read More »

MagnaChip Selected as Foundry Partner by ELAN Microelectronics For World’s First Fingerprint Sensor IC-Based Smartcard

By | July 17, 2017

SEOUL, South Korea and SAN JOSE, Calif., July 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (“MagnaChip” or the “Company”) (NYSE: MX), a Korea-based designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor platform solutions for communications, IoT, consumer, industrial and automotive applications, announced today it was selected as a foundry partner by ELAN Microelectronics to manufacture the world’s first fingerprint sensor IC-based smartcard. The… Read More »

Optaglio delivered anti-counterfeit technology for 20 million personal documents in H1

By | July 13, 2017

LOCHOVICE (July 13, 2017) – Optaglio, the global leader in high-resolution security holograms, today announced it delivered security elements for 20 million polycarbonate ID cards, passports and driving licenses in the first half of this year. It means more than 30% growth in comparison with the same period of 2016. OPTAGLIO thus strengthened its position of a leader… Read More »

Simless Prepares Launch of Standalone and Integrated Mobile Application

By | July 12, 2017

Simless, Inc., the pioneering digital SIM card technology company, founded by former AT&T and Deutsche Telekom employees, has announced its plan to launch both a standalone and smartphone-integrated version of its mobile app later this summer. Over the past few weeks, over one hundred thousand of people have expressed interest by pre-registering for the app via social networks.… Read More »

​NXT-ID’s Fit Pay Adding Secure Shine to New Token Smart Rings

By | July 12, 2017

Smart technologies are getting smaller and more powerful as they move from the wrist to the finger while the smart jewelry business continues to build a market presence. An area of the personal tech space that has been slow to develop due to the difficulty in perfecting the underlying technology, smart rings are becoming more attractive without as… Read More »