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Stellenbosch, South Africa


Website: entersekt.com

Entersekt is a Stellenbosch, South Africa-based fintech provider of mobile-based authentication and app security software protecting online and mobile banking and transactions.

Entersekt Biometrics News


Mastercard announces new AI suite with behavioral biometrics to fight fraud

Large financial institutions are coming to terms with the new world of tech-driven fraud and adopting digital identity tools as…

Apr 12, 2024

Veriff, iProov, Nice, Precise Biometrics announce new hires

After a hiring spree in February, global identity verification companies continue to welcome new executives and board members. Veriff names…

Mar 7, 2024

‘Frictionless SCA’ patent awarded to Entersekt

Financial-authentication company Entersekt has been awarded a U.S. patent for its software enabling what company executives call frictionless, multi-factor authentication….

Dec 14, 2023

The battle against payment fraud really is a war and must be fought like one: Au10tix

Identity verification providers presented two marketing mindsets this week. The more predominant one was confident business as usual but the…

Oct 25, 2023

Entersekt announces authentication integrations for financial institutions

South Africa-based biometric authentication provider Entersekt has announced integrations with ebankIT’s omnichannel banking platform and Plata’s recently released credit card….

Aug 17, 2023

US nearing ‘hypergrowth’ for South African authentication firm Entersekt

Entersekt, a South Africa-based transaction authentication software maker, says its fiscal 2023 performance in the United States “is nearing hypergrowth.”…

May 8, 2023

Visa, Mastercard roll out secure, seamless payment system for South Africa

Hassles involved in online merchant payments in South Africa, usually from step-up challenge, will soon be reduced as two payment…

Apr 17, 2023

Global push to strengthen ID verification with selfie biometrics gains momentum

Selfie biometrics are being mandated for financial institutions in another jurisdiction, while SmartSearch has announced a new version of its…

Feb 2, 2023

Password inertia keeping consumers from easier payment authentication

Two separate reports have highlighted new trends regarding the adoption of novel payment authentication methods. The first one, resulting from…

Jan 17, 2023

New CEOs appointed at 3 biometrics providers

Half a dozen companies in the biometrics and digital ID business have recently announced the coming on board of top-level…

Oct 27, 2022

Increased use of data, biometrics in 3D Secure v2 praised by Regula, Entersekt

With the deadline for upgrading to 3D Secure 2.0 passed, merchants can now offer a better user experience for payment…

May 11, 2022

Entersekt partners with SA bank on ecommerce security with NuData behavioral biometrics

South Africa’s Capitec Bank has deployed Entersekt‘s mobile identity authentication feature, EMV 3-D Secure, which integrates NuData Security’s behavioral biometrics….

May 3, 2022

Bonifii partners with Entersekt, chooses Mastercard affiliate for open banking

Bonifii announced the addition of context-awareness powered by Entersekt to its biometric authentication method for credit unions in a new…

Dec 9, 2021

Passbase raises $13.5M to improve digital ID security for cryptocurrency

Passbase has announced a $10 million Series A funding round, as well as unveiling a previously unannounced $3.5 million Seed-2…

Sep 20, 2021

FIDO authentication forecast to surpass $565M by 2031 for security, UX, fraud prevention

A global increase in cyberattacks and data breaches have resulted in the growing adoption of solutions based on FIDO Alliance standards…

Sep 1, 2021

Biometric banking partnerships unveiled by Acuant and Entersekt

Acuant has entered a new biometrics partnership with Finaptic, which claims to be Canada’s only end-to-end, white-label Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS) provider….

Dec 1, 2020

Financial service companies sign up biometric authentication for secure remote access

HYPR, FacePhi, Entersekt and Access Softek have each signed up new partners in the financial sector for improved remote authentication…

Oct 29, 2020

Smartphone biometrics increasingly trusted as banks stand up remote authentication and onboarding

New research published by Entersekt suggests smartphone biometrics are the easy way forward for financial institutions adjusting to new payments…

Sep 2, 2020

Entersekt integrates NuData Security’s behavioral biometrics for real-time fraud prevention

Entersekt has upgraded its platform with behavioral biometrics analytics technology from Mastercard subsidiary NuData Security for real-time risk scoring, frictionless…

Jan 24, 2020

Two Austrian card issuers choose Entersekt authentication tech to secure ecommerce payments

Leading card issuers in Europe’s DACH region have integrated authentication technology from Entersekt implemented by its regional partner Netcetera to…

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