Latest version of Entrust IdentityGuard uses NFC, Bluetooth standards to turn mobile devices into smart credentials
READING, United Kingdom, April 23, 2012 /CNW/ - Entrust Inc., one of the leading providers of identity-based security solutions, announced today that it will be demonstrating the latest version of the Entrust IdentityGuard software authentication platform, which has been extended to offer smart credentials on mobile devices, at Infosecurity Europe 2012.
Visitors to the stand will be able to see, first-hand, Entrust's innovative smartcard credential technology, and see Entrust IdentityGuard in action, which uses near-field communication (NFC) and Bluetooth standards to turn mobile devices into smart credentials.
Entrust embeds biometrics and digital certificates on smartphones to create trusted identity credentials for stronger, more convenient enterprise authentication, and provides logical access to corporate and wireless networks, Web authentication, and physical access to buildings and other facilities.
Visitors also will be given the opportunity to see a demonstration of Entrust's eID technology, which enables strong border control and authentication of identities and biometric datasets on today's electronic machine-readable travel documents (eMRTDs).
Entrust will be showcasing its full, comprehensive identity-based security portfolio, including smarter cloud-based security for all transactions and identities, and its industry-proven range of SSL digital certificates and services.
Mark Reeves, Senior Vice President of International Sales at Entrust, said: "We are delighted to be exhibiting at Infosecurity Europe 2012, and to be given the opportunity to showcase the latest offerings from our identity-based security portfolio. The most recent version of Entrust IdentityGuard, which offers smart credentials on mobile devices, is providing innovative ways for organisations to leverage mobile devices for strong authentication. In addition, the demonstration of our eID technology will give visitors a glimpse into the next generation of border control technology."
Entrust will be exhibiting at Stand - E41 at Infosecurity Europe 2012
A trusted provider of identity-based security solutions, Entrust empowers governments, enterprises and financial institutions in more than 5,000 organizations spanning 85 countries. Entrust's award-winning software authentication platforms manage today's most secure identity credentials, addressing customer pain points for cloud and mobile security, physical and logical access, citizen eID initiatives, certificate management and SSL. For more information about Entrust products and services, call 888-690-2424, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.entrust.com.
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