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FIPS 201

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SecuGen fingerprint reader gets GSA approval for use in FIPS 201/PIV program

SecuGen has announced that its Hamster Pro 20 fingerprint reader has been approved by the General Services Administration (GSA) for use…


Viscount Systems gets new U.S. federal contract for access control

Viscount Systems has announced another contract with a U.S. government agency for its Freedom access control. “We are pleased to continue…


NIST issues update to PIV standard, adds mobile support

NIST has just issued an update to its standard specification PIV Card, with a new FIPS 201-2 publication. This new revision…


Viscount Systems gets FIPS 201 certification

Viscount Systems has just announced that it has received FIPS 201 certification for its new Freedom VeriCert software from the U.S….

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