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2012-01-18 00:20:01

Seoul, Jan 18, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - Suprema, Inc., a global leader in biometrics and ID solutions, announced today that the company's 'RealScan-G10' and 'RealScan-10' fingerprint live scanners tested in full compliance and received final certification from the Government of India's STQC (Standardization Testing & Quality Certification) for the country's UID(Unique ID, India's next generation national ID) project. The STQC certification is an essential requirement for procurements of...

2011-12-01 07:03:00

DALLAS, Dec. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Entrust, Inc., a global leader in securing online identities and information, presented an overview of how mobile technologies and cloud-based services will impact ePassport technology at the ICAO Regional Seminar on MRTDS: Biometrics and Border Security in Singapore this week. In the presentation, Entrust underscored that mobile and cloud-based offerings are currently disrupting the IT landscape and will soon need to be addressed by governments and...

2011-11-14 08:25:00

HAMBURG, Germany, November 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DERMALOG Identification Systems GmbH is Germany's largest biometrics manufacturer, and has set a new world record in the identification of fingerprints. The new system, known as "DERMALOG Next Generation AFIS", is capable of correctly identifying the ten fingerprints of one individual within a second from a database of more than 129 million fingerprints. The renowned international SGS INSTITUT FRESENIUS has tested the product...

2011-11-03 07:02:00

DALLAS, Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fewer than 18 months after its announcement, the INTERPOL Global Smart eID & eVisa, secured by public key infrastructure (PKI) technology from Entrust Inc., is already recognized by 31 countries on five continents. There are more than 60 additional countries currently undergoing the process to accept the multipurpose, smartcard-based credential. "Our agency understood the importance of this multipurpose credential, but it's strong validation that...

2011-10-25 04:00:00

MADRID, October 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Certification Infrastructure to be Implemented for Developing eCommerce in MERCOSUR Safelayer Secure Communications ( http://www.safelayer.com), a leader in the security and trust market for information and communication technologies, will provide its digital certification and PKI solutions for developing digital identification infrastructures in Paraguay and Uruguay and so expand its...

2011-09-13 08:29:00

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WidePoint Corporation (NYSE Amex: WYY), a specialist in wireless mobility management and cybersecurity solutions, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Operational Research Consultants (ORC) has entered into a strategic partnership to provide hosted Atomic Authorization and e-Passport validation services with the Mount Airey Group, Inc. (MAG). The U.S. Federal government has made tremendous strides towards increasing the security...

2011-09-12 07:00:00

DALLAS, Sept. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Entrust, Inc., a global leader in securing online identities and information, provided an update on the evolution of its ePassport technology and growing international interest in Cloud for PKI services and mobile-based border security solutions to the attendees and participants of the International Civil Aviation (ICAO) Seventh Symposium in Montreal this week. In his presentation, "Trends in ePassport Trust," Entrust product marketing manager...

2011-05-25 07:03:00

DALLAS, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Strengthening its position as a global leader of national ID and ePassport security, Entrust, Inc. will provide proven, PKI-based national ID technology to the United Arab Emirates. The Emirates Identity Authority is leading a citizen-centric initiative to provide smart national ID cards for citizens and expatriates that will help enhance the stability and safety of the people and government of the UAE. (Photo:...

2011-05-18 07:03:00

DALLAS, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Furthering the momentum of government projects worldwide, Entrust, Inc., has secured an agreement to migrate the Danish National Police (Rigspolitiet) ePassport infrastructure to the Extended Access Control (EAC) standard. Entrust, who displaced the initial provider of the country's Basic Access Control (BAC) trust infrastructure, will help Denmark adhere to the European Union's (EU) newest standards for biometrics and ePassport security. The...

2011-04-27 10:24:00

LONDON, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the successful delivery of the Machine Readable Passport (MRP) and a relationship with the Government spanning more than 20 years, De La Rue Identity Systems today announces plans for the roll out of almost half a million Cameroon ePassports over the next 3 years. This latest announcement further strengthens De La Rue's position as the identity solutions partner of choice across Africa and the rest of the World. Developed in...