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Deriving a Trusted Mobile Identity from an Existing Credential

October 20, 2014 by Geoff Blaine
With the publication of FIPS 201-2, the ability to place an HSPD-12-compliant credential onto a mobile platform became permissible as defined in the draft NIST Special Publication 800-157. This allows for greater flexibility for future PIV-enabled applications and operations, as the traditional challenges of leveraging strong public key cryptography in mobile devices can be met [Read More...]

Migrate to SHA-2 SSL Certificates – A Step-by-Step Migration Guide

October 3, 2014 by Geoff Blaine
Many organizations urgently need to upgrade to SHA-2 (also known as SHA-256) SSL certificates in conjunction with updated federal and PCI compliance standards currently in place, as well as to meet Microsoft’s and Google’s SHA-1 deprecation policies set to begin in November 2014. SHA-1 has been in use among commercial certification authorities (CAs) since the [Read More...]

TeleSign SMS & Voice Authentication

September 12, 2014 by Geoff Blaine
Seamless Integration with Entrust IdentityGuard The proliferation of mobile devices presents tremendous opportunities for organizations to empower employees and increase business efficiency. As the use of mobile devices and applications grows, so do the rate and sophistication of network and identity attacks on organizations and individuals. This momentum is compounded by the introduction of numerous [Read More...]

Defending the Internet of Things: Identity at the Core of Security

September 9, 2014 by Geoff Blaine
Attacks on traditional IT systems have resulted in massive loss of money, privacy and intellectual property. Even worse, attacks on the Internet of Things (IoT) potentially threaten our safety. This threat landscape exists alongside the ever-increasing demand for more technology to be embedded into coordinated devices used in healthcare, automobiles, aviation, critical infrastructure and smart [Read More...]