Estonia eGovernance Academy joins the Secure Identity Alliance

The Secure Identity Association (SIA), the global identity and secure eServices advisory body, today announces that Estonia e-Governance Academy (eGA) has joined the Association as an Advisory Observer. As government’s ...


DFKI and Wibu-Systems bring “Security for Smart Production” to life in a demonstration at SmartFactory

The German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) with its Research Department Innovative Factory Systems and Wibu-Systems have developed a holistic security concept for the protection of industrial manufacturers. The ...


Digital identity for all! – Safran delivers 10 million electronic ID cards in Chile

Safran Identity & Security has reached the threshold of 10 million ID cards delivered in Chile. 57% of the Chilean population now owns electronic identity cards to safeguard their identities ...



One-stop ID solution with AGFA security materials

One-stop ID solution with AGFA security materials AGFA, longtime expert of card ...
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The Silicon Trust Forum 2016 Agenda is now online

The agenda for the Silicon Trust Forum 2016 is now finalized. Please ...

HID Global: The Nigerian Vehicle Registration Project

HID Global talks to us about their Vehicle Registration Project in Nigeria ...

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X Infotech marks 10th anniversary in eID, payment card industry

X Infotech, the provider of software solutions for identity documents and payment smart cards, officially marks 10 years in business with an anniversary celebration at its headquarters in Riga. X Infotech was founded in 2006 by Sergey Yeliseyev, Vadim Tereshko, Alexander Popov and Maris Birgelis. The company started with the distribution of partner products and […]

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OPC UA security extension powered by CodeMeter technology

At this year’s edition of SPS IPC Drives, Wibu- Systems introduces the OPC UA Security Extension at its booth 660 in hall 7. The collaboration between Unified Automation and Wibu- Systems has resulted in Unified Automation’s ANSI C based OPC UA SDK, a ready-to-use set of tools that helps incorporate the secure licensing features of […]

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The Biometrics Institute celebrates 15 years of promoting the responsible use of biometrics

Silicon Trust Innovation Council member, the Biometrics Institute, is celebrating its 15-year anniversary with a consistent mission of promoting the responsible use of biometrics as an independent and impartial international user group. “I joined the Biometrics Institute in May 2002 and what an amazing journey it has been,” says Isabelle Moeller, the Biometrics Institute Chief […]

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Norway chooses Gemalto’s fully integrated solution for eID and ePassport

Gemalto has been chosen by the National Police Directorate of Norway (POD) to supply Sealys eID cards, residence permit cards and third generation Sealys ePassports. The new documents will be supported by Gemalto’s Allynis Issuance and Coesys Case Management system which orchestrate all the steps of the citizen application from biometric enrolment to the issuance, […]

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eu-LISA selects Accenture, Atos and Safran to enhance EU visa info and biometric matching systems

The European Agency for the operational management of large-scale IT systems in the area of freedom, security and justice (eu-LISA) has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN), Safran Identity & Security and Atos to provide application and infrastructure services for the E.U. Visa Information System (VIS) and for the Biometric Matching System (BMS) underpinning VIS. The project […]

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X INFOTECH provides Polygraph Combine Ukraina with personalisation solutions

X INFOTECH, a global provider of software solutions for identity documents and payment smart cards, has leveraged its expertise in EMV technologies and successfully completed the deployment of personalization solutions for Polygraph Combine Ukraina – the Ukrainian leading company in security printing and ID document production. X INFOTECH has helped the state company advance with […]

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Costa Rican citizens have their new identity card, secured with Lasink by OT

OT (Oberthur Technologies) has announced that, after its selection in 2015, its cutting-edge Lasink™ solution has started to be deployed across Costa Rica, through a multi-year contract to provide highly secure national ID cards. This new ID card will provide the Costa Rican authorities with a solid foundation to develop going forward a trusted identity […]

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HJP sells eID Testing business unit to secunet

secunet is expanding its core expertise in the Homeland Security division and so is acquiring a business unit from HJP Consulting, based in Borchen, North Rhine-Westphalia. With this partial transfer of operations, secunet will be taking on experts in electronic identity documents (eID), whilst also bringing on board the test tool GlobalTester, used for examining […]

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