Author Archives | Steve Atkins

€50,000 reward for breaking Wibu-Systems patented encryption method

For the opening of the Hannover Messe, Wibu-Systems, the leading provider of secure license management in the industrial world, has launched a new global hacking contest to prove the validity and strength of Blurry Box®, a new revolutionary encryption method. Starting today, online registrations are open to all hackers at http://www.blurrybox.com. The contestants will have […]

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Leveraging secure license management to ignite the digital economy

There is nothing like seeing cybersecurity in action before your eyes to understand how it can be employed in your business. That’s the spirit that has driven Wibu-Systems to organize an intense demonstration program for the upcoming edition of the Hannover Messe. In its own exhibition space in hall 8, booth D05, and alongside dozens […]

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Bronze Podium for CodeMeter µEmbedded at the Electronic Product of the Year Awards 2017

CodeMeter µEmbedded, the Wibu-Systems’ CodeMeter variant made especially for software developers to protect application code and intellectual property against reverse engineering on microcontrollers and Field Programmable Gate Arrays, has taken the third place in the annual Electronic Product of the Year competition led by the German publishing group WEKA. The award ceremony that took place […]

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Smartrac completes sale of Secure ID & Transactions business to Linxens

RFID and IoT pacesetter Smartrac has announced that it has completed the divesture of its Secure ID & Transactions Business Division to the Linxens Group. Terms of the transaction are not being disclosed. The transaction, first announced in November 2016, enables Smartrac to further enhance the development of innovative RFID products and IoT-based solutions leveraging […]

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Wibu-Systems introduces the world’s smallest dongle with flash memory

After almost three decades as a global leader in software protection against counterfeiting, reverse engineering, and tampering, Wibu-Systems keeps surprising the market with technological innovations year after year. CmStick/CM, the newcomer to CodeMeter’s hardware element family for secure key storage, comes in a futuristic design that is not just elegant, slim, and ultra-compact in size, […]

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Andorra claims to have the most secure passport in Europe

OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, today announces that it has been selected by the Andorran government to provide latest generation passports based on Lasink™ technology. OT’s Lasink™ technology is used to bolster passport security and specifically passport photos. The 5-year contract covers passports, enrolment stations […]

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

Gemalto has announced that Microsoft Azure Information Protection customers can now take advantage of the new “Hold Your Own Key” (HYOK) functionality using Gemalto’s SafeNet Luna Hardware Security Modules (HSMs). The integration allows organizations in highly regulated scenarios to manage, own and store their encryption keys in on-premises HSMs and securely share data with complete […]

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Embedded World 2017: Portable Security with the Wibu-Systems’ Memory Card Family

Wibu-Systems, the global protection, licensing, and security powerhouse, provides its CodeMeter technology for the integrity of data, applications, and communication in association with hardware and software secure elements, including a complete range of secure memory cards, the CmCards. In a connected world, illegal counterfeiting, reengineering, or illicit copying as well as sabotage, manipulation, or espionage […]

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Introducing OVD Kinegram TPD – Trusted Personalized Document

Watch this video to find out more about OVD Kinegram’s modular TPD solution – from data enrolment to data handling system and personalization. This solution is designed with many different implementations that require reliable, secure temporary IDs in mind.  

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German companies, research institutes optimize security solutions for Industrie 4.0

Whether it’s Industrie 4.0, self-driving cars or smart home solutions – connected machines and high-value goods need security mechanisms that can be updated. The objective of the ALESSIO research project under the leadership of Infineon Technologies AG is to develop and assess these security mechanisms. Project partners from Munich are Fraunhofer Institute for Applied and […]

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Security by Design powered by Wibu- Systems CmASIC

Wibu-Systems has been championing cybersecurity and software license management for decades, and its solutions are a perfect match for the IIoT scene emerging across the globe. At Embedded World, hall 4, booth 540, Nuremberg, Germany, March 14-16, Wibu-Systems will present to the crowds of embedded system enthusiasts its new generation of CmASIC, a module that […]

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Wibu-Systems and Fritz Stephan focus on Patient Safety and Customer Satisfaction

Wibu-Systems, a leading enterprise in the field of secure license lifecycle management, and Fritz Stephan, a world leader in ventilation, anesthesiology, and oxygen supply solutions, have announced the integration of Wibu-Systems’ CodeMeter licensing and protection technology into Fritz Stephan’s Easy Ventilator Emergency (EVE) devices. CodeMeter protects the company’s intellectual property against counterfeiting and reverse engineering, […]

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