Article posted: Jan 11, 2019

Q&A with Dan Isaaman, Dot Origin Co-Founder & Technology Director

For the latest installment of our partner and customer Q&A blog series, we spoke with Dan Isaaman, Co-Founder and Technology Director of Guildford, UK-based Dot Origin Ltd. Dot Origin, founded in 1997, is a leading distributor and developer of products and solutions that use smartcards and other hardware-based security technologies for applications including physical security, logical (IT/network) security, PKI, encryption, loyalty, process automation, payment, transport and many others. Dot Origin, which also has offices in the U.S., has direct relationships with many manufacturers and software vendors in the security industry including Versasec, ACS, Gemalto, G&D, HID, Identiv, MULTOS, NXP, and Thales, and it stocks, sells and supports their products through a network of resellers and sales channels. Our discussion with Dan focused on smartcards.

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Article posted: Dec 06, 2018

By Jack Foster, VPN Geeks

With the increased allegations of privacy hacking, unauthorized data usage and access, and election interference, cybersecurity software is booming. Considering risks such as ransomware, illegal access of private data and weaponized IoT devices, users are looking for the best ways to protect their sensitive information.

But, the first step to knowing how to improve your data protection levels is to understand the top five myths about cybersecurity.

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Article posted: Dec 03, 2018

By Martin Scholz, R&D Manager

Each of us has fingerprints that are unique, so it makes sense that we'd like to use them to secure our devices and identify us in other ways. The problem is, we're not even close to having fingerprint verification systems that can prove with high certainty exactly whose fingerprint is being verified. Even 1 error in 100 billion fingerprint verifications could be too many. Today many practical applications have a fingerprint verification error rate closer to 1 in 10 000. And with smart attacks, the false matches can be much more frequent than that.

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Article posted: Nov 28, 2018

Q&A with Sven Hammar, Board Member, Versasec

In our latest round of Q&A blogs, we interviewed Versasec's newest board member, Sven Hammar, to gain his insights into the overall security landscape in Europe and abroad. In addition to being a strategic member of Versasec's board of directors, Sven is the Chief Product Officer and Founder of Apica Systems, an applications performance company which he founded in 2005. Here's what he had to say:

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Article posted: Oct 16, 2018

By Joakim Thorén, CEO

It's official: Version 5.3 of vSEC:CMS, a powerful new iteration of our industry-leading identity and access management solution, is now available. This version includes support for additional popular Gemalto eTokens and smart cards, and offers a slew of additional important features, including the ability to speed new user validations and enable license and Operator Store issuance.

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