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At InfoSecurity Europe, Gemalto will showcase solutions that help enterprises protect what matters most: data and identities

​​Amsterdam, May 27, 2015 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, will demonstrate at Infosecurity Europe (Stand G120) how its SafeNet Identity and Data Protection solutions help enterprises adopt a new data security mindset that focuses on protecting what matters most: data and identities. For security professionals, the disappearance of a defined perimeter has created complexity with more Read the full article…

TSYS and PAX Technology, Inc. Launch Semi-Integrated EMV Solution

Decouples payments from VAR and ISV solutions, reducing PCI scope from the POS Columbus, Ga., May 26, 2015 — TSYS (NYSE: TSS), a leading global payments provider, and PAX Technology, Inc., a global provider of electronic payment solutions, today announced a new semi-integrated solution that can help simplify the EMV certification process. Using a single integration Read the full article…

LifeMed ID named “Electronically Readable Card Vendor” in GAO Medicare Recommendation Report

In the GAO Congressional Report released April 24th, 2015, LifeMed ID is named “electronically readable card vendor” and their client, Resolute Health (Tenet), is named the “health care provider that has issued electronically readable cards to patients.” Citrus Heights, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The recent U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) report “Potential Uses of Electronically Readable Cards Read the full article…

Smart Card Alliance to Host Webinar on Host Card Emulation to Educate Industry on Secure NFC Mobile Architecture Possibilities

Princeton Junction, N.J., May 20, 2015 – Host card emulation (HCE) supporters see the technology as providing a new architecture for implementing NFC mobile, payment and other secure applications, but there are still many questions. To answer these questions, the Smart Card Alliance will host an HCE webinar next month. Topics will include an overview Read the full article…

Infineon Joins Datacard Validation Program to Accelerate Roll-out of EMV Compliant Smart Cards

Washington, D.C. – May 5, 2015 – Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY), today announced its participation in the Entrust Datacard Card Validation Program (CVP). The program validates the full compatibility of Infineon smart card controller solutions with Datacard® personalization services, and allows card issuers such as financial institutions, retailers and service bureaus to Read the full article…

Gemalto launches unique ultra-thin electronic passport inlay and cover

Amsterdam, May 6, 2015 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces the launch of Sealys Premium inlaysand eCovers for electronic passports, a new innovative solution that delivers more flexibility in their bookbinding operations, as well as enhanced aesthetic qualities. Unique to Gemalto, Sealys Premium inlays and eCovers will enable national printers to optimize the efficiency of their manufacturing processes whilst creating Read the full article…

Gemalto boosts eGovernment adoption by securely combining eID cards and NFC phones

Enables citizens to access online government services using a mobile phone Amsterdam, May 6, 2015 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces Coesys mGov, an innovative new mobile strong digital authentication solution that enables citizens to access online government services using a combination of their contactless national eID card and NFC phone. As a Read the full article…

Industry Leaders to Discuss Security Advances in Identity Credentials, Mobile ID, Healthcare and More at the Smart Card Alliance 14th Annual Government Conference

Leading identity security showcase to be held June 9-10 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C. Princeton Junction, N.J., May 5, 2015 – Cybersecurity, cyber identity and access security keynote presentations will kick off the 14th Annual Smart Card Alliance Government Conference, the leading event for ID security. The event will feature industry leaders Read the full article…

Gemalto contactless payment wristbands enable speedy and secure purchases for Saracens supporters

​​Amsterdam, May 5, 2015 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is supplying Saracens, one of the UK’s most successful rugby union clubs, with prepaid wristbands that offer fans speedy and secure contactless payment for food and drink at its Allianz Park stadium in north London. The pilot project marks the first step towards Read the full article…

Get the Facts about Chip Cards at GoChipCard.com

New website educates consumers, merchants and issuers Princeton Junction, N.J., April 28, 2015 – If you’re wondering what that new chip is on your credit or debit card, you are not alone. Curious about why you are getting chip cards and how to use them? A new educational website launched today, GoChipCard.com, provides consumers with Read the full article…