Category Archives: Products

Societe Generale, the first bank in France to experiment with the biometric card

By | October 18, 2018

After having been the first bank in France to launch a new generation card equipped with a dynamic card verification value / code already adopted by more than 400,0000 clients*, Societe Generale is now experimenting with the biometric bank card. Contactless payment is now widely accepted among French people, with almost two billion transactions forecast in 2018**.In order… Read More »

SPS offers new active anti-skimming security features for ePassports

By | October 18, 2018

Smart Packaging Solutions (SPS), introduces S-LOCK®, a new and active anti-skimming solution delivering additional security for citizen passport data.   ROUSSET, FRANCE, October 18, 2018 – With the increasing deployment of electronic passports all over the world, governments are under pressure to deliver ID documents that protect their citizens’ biometric data in their day-to-day life. One of the main fears… Read More »

Maxim Unveils Industry’s First Authenticator IC with SHA3-256 Cryptographic Engine

By | October 17, 2018

SAN JOSE, Calif.—Oct. 17, 2018—Embedded systems designers can now easily and cost-effectively integrate the industry’s most advanced crypto-strong authentication into their designs with the DS28E50 DeepCover®secure hash algorithm 3 (SHA3-256) authenticator IC from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM). With SHA3-256, the DS28E50 delivers the latest technology for challenge-and-response authentication, providing the strongest defense against counterfeiting, unauthorized usage and other… Read More »

STMicroelectronics and Fidesmo Bring Secure Contactless Transactions to Wearables in Complete Payment System-on-Chip

By | October 17, 2018

STPay-Boost IC combines hardware secure element with proprietary NFC-boost technology for superior contactless performance Fidesmo OTA personalization/tokenization platform completes the solution as a turnkey payment system-on-chip Compact single-chip form factor ideal for smart watches, wristbands, connected jewelry: confirmed by Swedish hybrid smart-watch maker Kronaby   Geneva, Switzerland; Stockholm, Sweden, October 17, 2018 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving… Read More »

STMicroelectronics Introduces STM32L5 Ultra-Low-Power Microcontrollers for a More Secured IoT

By | October 16, 2018

Geneva, October 16, 2018 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, is bringing sophisticated cyber-protection to power-conscious connected devices with the new STM32L5 microcontroller (MCU) series featuring the Arm® Cortex®-M33 core. Building on the Cortex-M33, which boosts protection for small devices by integrating Arm’s TrustZone® hardware-based security, ST’s STM32L5-series MCUs add further enhancements… Read More »

KEOLABS selected by BCTC for EMVCo 3.0

By | October 16, 2018

As a leading provider of test tools for the EMV® Level 1 Contactless market, KEOLABS has been selected by BCTC for their EMVCo 3.0 test bench upgrading 16 October 2018, Montbonnot, FRANCE – EMVCo, after issuing the release v3.0 of its analog and digital test cases for cards, mobiles and readers, will soon start the qualification of testing laboratories for… Read More »

Next wave of eSIM to be a reality soon in the UAE as du announces agreement with G+D Mobile Security for consumer and M2M devices

By | October 14, 2018

du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company, today announced an agreement with Munich-based Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security, to offer its AirOn eSIM Management Solution to du. As a result of the agreement, eSIM will soon be commercially available for consumers (watches and smartphones) and M2M devices. With this technology, du is now able to embrace the next wave of eSIM evolution… Read More »

STMicroelectronics Opens China’s First STM32 Online Store at Alibaba’s Tmall to Provide One-Stop Shop for IoT Developers

By | October 11, 2018

Beijing, China, 11 October, 2018 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, announced that the first STM32*online store in China has entered Alibaba Group’s Tmall, the largest B2C ecommerce platform for global and domestic brands and retailers in China. The availability of the STM32 Tmall store demonstrates the extension of… Read More »

IndusInd Bank launches ‘IndusInd Bank Duo Card’ – India’s first two chip debit cum credit card

By | October 10, 2018

Mumbai – October 10, 2018 IndusInd Bank today launched the IndusInd Bank Duo Card which is India’s first 2 EMV chip debit cum credit card. This two-in-one Duo Card with two Magnetic Stripes & 2 EMV Chips brings the functionalities of  both debit and credit cards to the Indian consumer, on one plastic. With a range of benefits… Read More »

New ‘Centsitive Objects’ designer wearable range now available for Westpac customers

By | October 10, 2018

Westpac customers now have more choice and flexibility when it comes to contactless payments, as the bank launches ‘Centsitive Objects’ – a new designer range of wearable accessories available from today. Designed exclusively for Westpac by leading Australian designer Hayden Cox, the new collection expands Westpac’s existing PayWear Essentials range. Offering modern, simplistic and functional styles, Centsitive Objects… Read More »

Vinaphone to deploy eSIM technology in Vietnam

By | October 3, 2018

VinaPhone, a member of VNPT is working with partners to select technical options to use eSIM for VinaPhone subscribers. eSIM, the nascent technology which is expected to change the world in the near future,  for the first time was used in Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch marketed in 2016. eSIM is used in Apple’s latest two flagships – iPhone… Read More »

Regula advanced document verification device being deployed by the Czech Republic police

By | October 1, 2018

Video spectral comparator Regula 4307 is deployed in the Czech Republic Thanks to a generous contribution from the NADACE ČEZ Foundation, the South Bohemian police has deployed Regula document verification device – the video spectral comparator Regula 4307. The comparator will help immigration officers to improve document authentication efficiency in terms of the migration crisis.  The video spectral… Read More »

IDP Launches the Industry’s First Purpose-Build Photo ID Card Printer Ribbon Shredder.

By | October 1, 2018

IDP is pleased to launch the new SMART-BIT® Photo ID Printer Ribbon Shredder.  This new device is the industry’s first purpose-built machine to shred dye-sublimation ribbons. Dye-sublimation ribbons are used in the world’s Photo ID Card Printers to create Photo ID’s, Employee ID Badges, Access Control Badges, and Government Credentials.   After the printing process, the dye-sublimation ribbon’s waste contains the… Read More »

SmartMetric Shipping Cards to Distributors for Card Lamination and Customer Personalization

By | September 28, 2018

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) has begun release of its Biometric Card. The new cards have a bright “see in daylight” LED that shows green or red to provide a visual indicator of a biometric fingerprint match of the card user with the pre-stored fingerprint stored inside the card. Lamination of the new card is being done in… Read More »

STMicroelectronics Unveils Highly Integrated Mobile-Security Chip Combining NFC Controller, Secure Element, and eSIM

By | September 27, 2018

Single-chip ST54J combines 3 functions for faster performance, reduced bill-of-material costs, and PCB space Simplifies mobile payments, e-ticketing, and remote provisioning for multiple operator subscriptions eSIM and eSE functions supported by certified, tested, and validated third-party software ecosystem for all customer profiles worldwide Geneva, Switzerland, September 27, 2018 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across… Read More »

Feitian Java card platform FT-JCOS based on Infineon security chip SLE77 obtains International CC EAL 5+ certificate

By | September 26, 2018

BEIJING, CHINA – Recently, Feitian Java card platform FT-JCOS based on Infineon security chip SLE77 obtains international CC EAL 5+ certificate. It proves again that Feitian Java card platform security technology and management has both reached the international advanced level. We know that CC is accredited worldwide in IT products. Compared to the CC EAL 4+ testing standard,… Read More »

New iPhones The First To Support Esim And T-mobile The Czech Republic’s First Operator To Be Ready For This Technology

By | September 25, 2018

Prague, 25 September 2018 – T-Mobile will offer the new iPhone XS and XS Max models from Saturday, 29 September; the XR model will expand T-Mobile’s offer less than a month later, on 26 October. Major new features of the three models include support for an integrated eSIM. T-Mobile is the first operator on the Czech market to… Read More »

Magicard Ltd launches range-topping retransfer ID card printer

By | September 25, 2018

Essen, Germany, September 25th 2018: This morning at the Security Essen show in Germany, Magicard has launched Ultima, its range-topping retransfer card printer which completes the Magicard portfolio of products and adds a top-end end solution to its market-leading range of direct to card printers. Ultima is the only retransfer printer which gives users the facility to print… Read More »

ISRA launches ISBIO LIVE: beyond plastics!

By | September 20, 2018

ISRA maintains its lead and reaffirms its commitment to respecting the environment by launching ISBIO Live, the first contactless card that significantly reduces the use of plastic; a real innovation in the respect of the environment. It won over a great number of customers who used it in particular for their loyalty cards. ISRA therefore produced more than 6 million. Today the ISBIO card is available in its “Live” version which… Read More »

SmartMetric To Release World First Combined Cyber Security And Access ID Biometric Card

By | September 20, 2018

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB:SMME) – SmartMetric is on-track to complete production of its world first dual purpose cyber-security and access ID biometric card at the end of September. The new dual purpose security card is based on the advanced super micro electronic parts and circuitry developed by SmartMetric for its range… Read More »