Intercede launches cloud-based, multi-tenanted authentication service

Intercede has released MyID as a Service (MyIDaaS), a secure, self-service, multi-tenanted authentication cloud service for enterprises that eliminates the need for passwords by replacing them with government-grade digital identities. MyIDaaS is designed to provide a high level of security in a cost-effective manner, while enabling companies of all sizes and sectors to adhere to the strictest of government regulations. The new solution is designed to enable organizations to replace employee passwords with more secure and convenient digital identities on

Intercede mobile ID solution integrates with Centrify credential solution

Intercede has partnered with Centrify to secure and manage mobile access in highly regulated industries who must comply with Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12), FIPS 201-2 and NIST 800-157. Interecede’s MyID enables enterprises to replace employee passwords with more secure and convenient digital identities on smart cards. The MyID solution manages the entire lifecycle of credentials, such as revoking them if a user leaves an organization or updating them before the credentials expire. Using the solution, all credential issuance

Biometrics and online authentication, payments, fingerprint technology and MWC trending this week

Here is a recap of the most popular biometrics industry news that appeared on this past week. Online authentication Morpho (Safran) announced that Samsung SDS is using Morpho’s facial recognition technology as part of its new multimodal, online authentication solution. The face recognition technology from Morpho includes embedded liveness detection to ensure the face submitted is captured from a live user and not a stored photo or video ensuring reliable and strong online authentication methods to avoid fraud. The

Intercede launches two-factor biometric authentication solution for mobile devices

Intercede has launched RapID, a two-factor biometric authentication solution that delivers password and token free access to cloud services from mobile applications. The solution is based on Intercede’s MyID platform which is currently used by several government agencies (aerospace and defence) and the banking sector to secure access to sensitive data. The solution also integrates PKI based authentication and encryption to provide military grade security for business and consumer applications. RapID establishes trusted relationships between end users and service providers

Intercede service enables developers to load apps on TEE-embedded Android devices

Intercede announced it launched MyTAM, a full hosted cloud service that enables app developers to load apps, such as biometric solutions, directly onto the trusted execution environment (TEE) in Android devices. The Trustonic TEE, which is embedded in many Android devices, helps prevent hackers from accessing sensitive user data stored on smartphones. Mobile devices supporting biometric authentication (fingerprint, facial recognition and voice) can currently store the user data inside the TEE, which has led to many governments to consider other

Good Technology launches authentication framework, partners with biometrics companies

Good Technology has announced the launch of a new trusted authentication framework, which it says enabled enterprise app developers to leverage multifactor authentication methods – including biometrics. According to the company, the new framework is built on the back of the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform, and early access partners include Biometrics Associates, EyeVerify, Intercede, Mi-Token and Precise Biometrics. Good Technology says its app ecosystem empowers organizations to deploy secure and productivity-enhancing workflows to employees, partners and customers and allows third-party

Intercede signs partnership deal with Russian security systems company KABEST

Intercede has signed a partnership agreement with KABEST, a dedicated security division within Asteros Group focused on implementations for the government and private sector, during the United Kingdom Trade and Investment’s (UKTI) trade mission to Moscow. Under the partnership, KABEST will resell Intercede’s MyID solution in Russia as a part of its high-end IT and security systems proposition for the Government and public sector, extending Intercede’s global reach. MyID is an identity security solution geared towards government agencies and enterprises

Intercede, NitroDesk team up for smart card-secured email solutions

Intercede, a leader in identity and credential management systems known for its MyID identity management platform has announced a partnership with NitroDesk to provide secure email solutions on iOS devices, compatible with personal identity verification (PIV) smart cards. Building on NitroDesk’s proprietary email client, TouchDown and Intercede’s proven success in the smart card and credential management space, this partnership will make it possible to exchange signed and encrypted emails protected by keys and certificates held securely on a PIN-protect PIV