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NXP puts NFC and Secure Element on single chip

NXP Semiconductors N.V. have made breakthroughs in GSMA-compliant eSIM solutions that radically make it easier for device manufacturers to bring consumers remote SIM provisioning and over-the-air updates with multiple Mobile Network Operator (MNO) subscriptions. With its latest chip innovations, NXP responds to the demands of the steadily growing eSIM market, which is projected to increase […]

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Trusted Objects introduces its personalization tool kit for IoT Secure Element prototyping and testing

In the Internet of Things industry, many systems integrators and application developers are facing obstacles when developing and testing security solutions in their applications. Due to IoT market fragmentation, the personalization of a small volume of Secure Elements can be challenging for an industry used to deal with billions of devices in a consolidated market.  […]

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Gemalto helps banks and payment providers simplify and streamline encryption operations

Gemalto say they have launched the industry’s first payment hardware security module (HSM) to include partitioning as an advanced security feature. This new capability allows financial services organizations to simplify cryptographic operations by using a single HSM to support dozens of security applications and protect sensitive payment information and transactions.  Today, bank and financial services […]

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GlobalPlatform technology deployed on 22 Billion secure elements

 GlobalPlatform, the standard for the protection and secure management of digital services and devices, has conservatively estimated that 41% of all Secure Elements (SE) deployed globally between 2010 and 2016 were based on GlobalPlatform Specifications – a total of 22.018 billion. “The ongoing adoption of GlobalPlatform Specifications for SE products demonstrates the market’s awareness of […]

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NXP delivers new Secure Element chip for NFC and security apps

At this years MWC, NXP Semiconductors N.V. unveiled its new PN80T embedded Secure Element (SE) and NFC solution. It is the Industry’s first 40nm SE and is designed to ease development and implementation of an extended range of secure applications for any platform including smartphones, wearables, and the Internet of Things (IoT). The chip combines […]

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GlobalPlatform releases consumer-centric model configuration

Industry association GlobalPlatform has released its Consumer-Centric Model Configuration. This framework enables consumers to have ultimate control over which secure applications they want to use from the Secure Elements (SE) housed within their trusted devices. This configuration is of particular interest to service providers of applications such as loyalty, couponing and temporary physical access, as […]

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