IDMERIT Provides Verification for India’s Government Identity Documents

By | September 19, 2018

  SAN DIEGO – September 19, 2018 – IDMERIT, a leading provider of global identity verification solutions, announced today that they can now verify most of India’s government identity documents using IDMvalidate, an app that provides next-generation consumer identity authentication and verification of government issued identity documents.   With over 1.3 billion people, India has struggled with implementing a unified identity… Read More »

15 Ways You Could Be The Next Victim Of Cybercrime

By | September 18, 2018

Cybercriminals are adopting creative new techniques to target their victims at an unprecedented pace and are constantly seeking methods to avoid law enforcement detection. To stay ahead of them, law enforcement should target cybercriminals offering “off-the-shelf” cyber-attack services or products to make it more difficult for low-level cybercriminals to carry out high-level attacks. Europol’s fifth annual Internet Organised… Read More »

IDEX Biometrics announces landmark world’s first order of biometric fingerprint sensors for payment cards

By | September 17, 2018

Oslo, Norway, 17 September 2018: IDEX Biometrics (IDEX ASA) the leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions, has achieved a world-first with the receipt of a production order of biometric fingerprint sensors for payment cards. IDEX Biometrics expects to start shipping against the order in the third quarter of 2018 and expects additional orders to follow.… Read More »

Discover® Test Suite developed by Galitt is selected by ICTK

By | September 17, 2018

Bureau Veritas ICTK (ICTK Co., Ltd.), the global testing service & security solution provider, has selected a Galitt Terminal Test Suite: the contactless D-PAS Terminal Test Suite qualified by Discover® Global Network.   The laboratory ICTK has selected a Test Suite developed by Galitt: the contactless D-PAS Terminal Test Suite qualified by Discover® Global Network. These ready-to-use Test… Read More »

Germany and Sweden take action against cyber fraud gang

By | September 14, 2018

With the support of Europol and Frontex, two suspects were arrested on 12 September in a series of coordinated raids across Germany and Sweden in an investigation targeting a Syrian organised crime group suspected of cyber fraud. House searches were carried out in Aachen, Dortmund and Essen (Germany), and in Nörrköping, Malmö and Helsingborg (Sweden), where police recovered some… Read More »

Calls for September 16 as International Identity Day Gains Momentum

By | September 13, 2018

New York, New York, USA: The international coalition calling for the recognition of September 16 as International Identity Day in tribute to Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16.9 – legal identity for all – has picked up momentum this week. To date, 40 of the world’s leading development agencies, government institutions and public interest organizations have officially joined forces… Read More »

C Spire Launches eSIM Management Technology with G+D Mobile Security

By | September 13, 2018

DULLES, Va., Sept. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — G+D Mobile Security, the market leader in eSIM management, is providing C Spire with eSIM management solutions to their customers. C Spire is an advanced technology company that delivers customer-inspired, nationwide wireless network services, business solutions, and 1-Gbps Fiber to the Home and related services (Internet/HDTV/VoIP). With eSIM enabled devices, C Spire customers will be… Read More »

Thomas Le Ouedec appointed as Chief Technology Officer at MeReal Biometrics for the roll-out of its patented fingerprint card

By | September 11, 2018

Tuesday 11th September, 2018 (Hong Kong) – Hong Kong’s advanced security technology company MeReal Biometrics Ltd announces the appointment of Thomas Le Ouedec as Chief Technology Officer to head innovation and technological advancement and implementation globally. The patented biometric card that requires a fingerprint to activate the payment and access technology inside it, is in production. Thomas’s role… Read More »

ID4Africa Welcomes Cornelius Williams, Associate Director and Global Chief of Child Protection at UNICEF to its expanded Board of Advisors

By | September 11, 2018

New York, USA – ID4Africa, the ID-4-All Movement that accompanies African nations in their adoption of robust and responsible identity systems in the service of development, announced today the addition of Mr. Cornelius Williams, Associate Director and Global Chief of Child Protection at UNICEF, as the newest member of the ID4Africa Advisory Board. Mr. Williams joins a well-established… Read More »

NXP Semiconductors Announces the Initiation of a Quarterly Dividend Program

By | September 10, 2018

EINDHOVEN, The Netherlands, Sept. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) today announced that its board of directors has approved the initiation of a dividend program under which the company will pay a regular quarterly cash dividend. The initial interim dividend for the fourth quarter of 2018 will be $ 0.25per ordinary share. The interim dividend will be paid on October 5,… Read More »

eshard’s esDynamic is chosen by a major secure-chip developer to build a best-in-class solution for enhancing security analyses

By | September 10, 2018

Bordeaux, 10th September, 2018 esDynamic platform has been selected by STMicroelectronics’ expert laboratory in cryptography and related attacks to bring their security analyses, such as side-channel, to the next level.   esDynamic platform from eshard is the most powerful solution to characterise and validate the security of implementation. Using the latest technologies, esDynamic is particularly suitable for organisations willing… Read More »

NXP Reorganizes Leadership Team to Support Profitable Growth

By | September 9, 2018

New Structure Geared for Collaborative Growth and Fully Leveraging Scale Kurt Sievers Named President to Oversee All Businesses EINDHOVEN, The Netherlands, Sept. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) announced today changes to the senior leadership team designed to better align with the company’s renewed focus and growth strategy. Effective immediately, Kurt Sievers, executive vice president & general manager of… Read More »

NXP Semiconductors to Present at Upcoming Investor Conference

By | September 6, 2018

EINDHOVEN, The Netherlands, Sept. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) today announced participation at the following upcoming event with the financial community: September 13, 2018 – Deutsche Bank Technology Conference, Las Vegas Interested parties can listen to the live audio webcast of the presentation at www.nxp.com/investor. A webcast replay will be available within 24 hours of the presentation. About NXP Semiconductors NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:… Read More »

Ghana – Government to integrate all payment systems next year – Bawumia

By | September 6, 2018

Vice-President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has revealed government is working to ensure that mobile money, e-zwich and other payment systems are fully integrated by 2019, allowing all government payments to be done electronically. Speaking at this year’s Ghana Economic Forum, the Vice-President said the move is part of government’s drive to formalise the economy through digitisation and enhanced financial… Read More »

G+D Mobile Security to Launch eSIM Ready Program in the US

By | September 6, 2018

DULLES, Va., Sept. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — G+D Mobile Security, the market leader in eSIM technology and experts on the eSIM ecosystem announce the launch of our eSIM Ready Program. eSIM Ready offers both OEMs and MNOs a trusted independent party to confirm that devices are eSIM compatible. Successful completion of G+D’s interoperability testing means OEMs and MNOs can introduce eSIM enabled devices… Read More »

GigSky Acquires Simless to Help Drive Global eSIM IoT Adoption

By | September 6, 2018

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — GigSky, Inc., a leading provider of global cellular connectivity solutions for consumers, businesses and manufacturers today announced it has acquired Simless, Inc., a subscription management platform and integrated SIM (iSIM) solution provider founded in 2014 by a team of world-class SIM-technology experts.  With the Simless acquisition, GigSky can now provide tailored solutions for IoT manufacturers… Read More »

Zwipe appoints Marcio Stervid as Vice President of Strategic Partnerships & Alliances

By | September 6, 2018

OSLO, NORWAY – 06 SEPTEMBER 2018 – Biometric technology company Zwipe is pleased to announce that it has strengthened its commercial team with the appointment of Marcio Stervid as Vice President of Strategic Partnerships & Alliances. Mr. Stervid will drive transformational sales globally through new partners and strategic alliances facilitating and promoting Zwipe’s solutions through direct and indirect channels.   Mr. Stervid… Read More »

WISeKey Ramps Up Semiconductors and Blockchain Operation in China

By | September 5, 2018

WISeKey International Holding Ltd (“WISeKey” or the “Company”) (SIX: WIHN) (OTCQX: WIKYY), a leading cybersecurity and IoT company, today announced that is joining the 2018 Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Tianjin. More than 2,000 leaders from government, business, science and civil society will join the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Tianjin, People’s Republic… Read More »

Thales and Gemalto are granted Regulatory Clearance by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS)

By | September 5, 2018

Paris La Défense, 5 September 2018, 18:00​ – Reference is made to the joint press release by Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) and Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO) dated 27 March 2018 in relation to the launch of the recommended all-cash offer by Thales for all the issued and outstanding shares of Gemalto (the “Offer”), the publication of the Offer Document,… Read More »

India – Delhi Metro smoothens reclaim process of unreadable smart cards

By | September 2, 2018

New Delhi, Sep 2 (UNI) In yet another step towards facilitating its commuters, the Delhi Metro has now simplified the process for reclaim of those smart cards which are not readable at the time of entry at AFC gates due to some technical reasons. Such physically OK unreadable cards, which needed to be reclaimed after five days will now be… Read More »