Perfect authentication remains elusive

Perfect authentication remains elusive

For years, leaders of the security industry have warned that passwords have outlived their usefulness. Users pick easy-to-crack passwords like...

March 3rd, 2010 Bill Brenner

Smart card forecast indicates ‘user anxiety’ hurdle

Smart card forecast indicates ‘user anxiety’ hurdle

The market for smart cards in North America is expected to grow by 35 per cent each year until 2012,...

December 18th, 2007 Greg Meckbach

US agencies scramble to meet security deadline

US agencies scramble to meet security deadline

Two years ago U.S. President George Bush ordered the federal government to be ready by this Oct. 27 to issue...

September 17th, 2006 Ellen Messmer

US government plans to outsource smart ID card systems

US government plans to outsource smart ID card systems

U.S. federal officials are looking to outsource the IT infrastructure that's needed to support a planned smart-card system for authenticating...

January 29th, 2006 Jaikumar Vijayan

US gov’t plans to outsource smart ID card systems

US gov’t plans to outsource smart ID card systems

U.S. federal officials are looking to outsource the IT infrastructure that's needed to support a planned smart-card system for authenticating...

January 17th, 2006 Jaikumar Vijayan

UAE to issue two million smart card IDs in 2004

UAE to issue two million smart card IDs in 2004

By David LegardIDG News Service (Australia Bureau)The United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.) is to issue identity smart cards to its two...

May 8th, 2003 No Author

DND implements smart card security

DND implements smart card security

For the Canadian Department of National Defence (DND), protecting the country is the number one concern. But in order to...

August 23rd, 2001 Carly Suppa

National Defense implements smart card security

National Defense implements smart card security

For the Canadian Department of National Defence (DND), protecting the country is the number one concern. But in order to...

August 23rd, 2001 Carly Suppa

US Postal taps digital authentication

US Postal taps digital authentication

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) on Wednesday announced a new service that will issue digital signatures on smart cards through...

March 8th, 2001 Margret Johnston