Article posted: Jan 31

By Joakim Thoren, CEO

There's nothing like a regime change to expose where government could beef up its cybersecurity efforts. Nowhere is that truer than in the US today, where the Donald Trump presidency is vowing for much stronger protections for the government's data.

That's welcome news to anyone but enemies of the US, and it's a trend more and more enterprises of all sizes are embracing as well. And if they take advice from security experts, they will implement multiple-factor user authentication. It's among the easiest and most effective means for protecting an organization's most valuable assets, and with help from companies like Versasec, managing the setup, cards, credentials and more is simple, cost effective, and keeps their data protected.

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Article posted: Jan 23

By Joakim Thoren, CEO

More than nine out of 10 organizations are using two-factor authentication to protect at least one application, according to a recent Gemalto survey on Authentication and Identity Management. Gemalto polled 1,150 IT decision makers from around the globe in late 2016 to gain insights into organizations' identity and access management practices.

The poll results are welcome fodder for security companies who have been saying all along that multiple-factor user authentication is among the easiest and most effective means for protecting an organization's most valuable assets.

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Article posted: Jan 12

By Joakim Thoren, CEO

Users of Versasec solutions take note: we've released vSEC:CMS S-Series version 4.7. This latest iteration of our flagship product includes some of the key features you've asked for, including a new server-based search algorithm that improves smart card repository search speed when using SQL databases, and new role-generation templates.

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Article posted: Jan 04

By Joakim Thoren, CEO

Twenty-seventeen is already in full swing, and we had a busy few weeks leading up to the New Year. We hope you all had a joyous and healthy holiday season. Here's what we've been up to:

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Article posted: Dec 21

By Joakim Thoren, CEO

As 2016 closes, we're reflecting back on the many milestones we've achieved as a company this year:

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Article posted: Dec 13

By Joakim Thoren, CEO

Our late fall 2016 global survey of IT and cybersecurity professionals has turned up some interesting trends for 2017, not the least of which is that more and more companies are and will be using multi-factor authentication to secure their data.

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Article posted: Dec 06

By The Versasec Team

Do you need helping explaining what a smart card management system is to customers, employees, partners or the board of directors? Check out Versasec's latest video, "Smart Card Introduction", explaining why smart cards are a secure solution for identity and access management, and how they work to protect your organization's data assets.

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Article posted: Nov 15

Q&A with Jerrod Chong, Yubico Vice President of Solutions

Here at Versasec, we're building strong partnerships with the security industry's leading companies, including Yubico. Recently, we sat down with Jerrod Chong, Yubico's Vice President of Solutions, and asked him a series of questions. Here's Mr. Chong's perspective on two-factor authentication, YubiKeys versus traditional smart cards, IAM and more.

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Article posted: Nov 10

By Joakim Thorén, CEO

We've got some good news to share. Versasec has been nominated for two Cybersecurity Excellence Awards. These annual awards "honor individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation and leadership in information security. The awards are produced in partnership with the Information Security Community on LinkedIn, tapping into the vast experience of over 300,000+ cybersecurity professionals to recognize the world's best cybersecurity products, professionals and organizations."

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Article posted: Oct 26

By Joakim Thorén, CEO

As the political researchers in the US head into their final two weeks of polling before the November presidential election, we here at Versasec are doing a little polling of our own: The Versasec Enterprise Security Outlook for 2017.

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