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SPS improve ID card security thanks to CMI+ 06 July 2020

SPS has introduced CMI+, Customized Module Image Plus, a new security feature dedicated to ID documents that consists in including the coat of arms or other government emblems or symbols on the card’s micro module. 

Surge in ID card demand in Singapore 02 July 2020

Singapore's Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) has experienced a huge surge in demand for Identity Card (IC) services

USCIS to furlough staff, asks for emergency funds 02 July 2020

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has sent furlough notices to about 69% of its staff and preparing to suspend services in August because Congress and the Trump administration can’t agree on terms of a $1.2 billion funding arrangement.

Mvine and iProov to partner on COVID-19 test ID 29 June 2020

 Mvine Limited and iProov announce today a new agreement has been formalised to partner with one another on forthcoming business engagements.

Veridos announces passing of Efthimios Matsoukis 29 June 2020

With great sadness, Veridos and Veridos Matsoukis announce that Efthimios Matsoukis, Managing Director of Veridos Matsoukis Security Printing S.A. in Athens, passed away last Sunday, 21 June 2020

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Veridos launches eGovernment platform for protecting COVID-19 related documents 25 June 2020

Veridos, a leading provider of integrated identity solutions, presents its new eGovernment platform, VeriGOTrueSeal. It allows for secure, convenient, and privacy-friendly digital attestation of sensitive documents that are essential for the management of the COVID-19 situation.

Idemia launches ID Screen 24 June 2020

Augmented identity firm IDEMIA has launched a tablet that combines its fingerprint and facial biometrics technology.

Mühlbauer ID Services supplies blank documents for the new Kyrgyz ePassport 23 June 2020

As a part of its major project to modernize the country’s security infrastructure, the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic decided to evolve its next generation of passports to ePassports.

Access-IS Registers With NOVOMATIC 23 June 2020

Access-IS, the leading supplier of Identity Document readers is pleased to announce the integration of its ATOM document reader with NOVOMATIC’s myACP casino management system. 

Israel’s Pangea introduces COVID-19 immunity ‘passport’ 18 June 2020

Israel’s Pangea has devised an end-to-end platform that will enable countries to reopen their airports while at the same time protect their population from a resurgence of the virus.

iProov to provide contactless travel entry for Eurostar 17 June 2020

iProov, a leader in spoof-resistant opt-in biometric authentication technology, today announced that its technology will be used to improve the speed and safety of train travel.

HID Global’s Malta Citizen ID facility earns 3 ISO certifications in 5 months 11 June 2020

HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that it has successfully obtained three International Standards Organization (ISO) certifications of compliance in five months for its Malta manufacturing site

Sectigo joins Cloud Signature Consortium 08 June 2020

Sectigo, a leading provider of automated digital identity management and web security solutions, has joined the Cloud Signature Consortium

IDEMIA and Sopra Steria chosen by eu-LISA for sBMS 04 June 2020

eu-LISA has awarded a consortium of IDEMIA and Sopra Steria a framework contract for the delivery of a new shared biometric matching system (sBMS).

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ID documents: How holograms innovate and protect

Dr Mark Deakes, general secretary of the International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA), considers current developments in security holography in the face of continuing worries about fake identity documents.

White paper: Slovakia prototypes mobile electronic identification (MeID) solution

Empowering e-government by shifting to smart cards is accelerating the arrival of a new era of mobile identity and electronic documents.

Hewlett Packard: Implementing mobile electronic identity

In this white paper, Hewlett Packard details an enterprise approach to mobile eID based on hardware tokens in microSD cards.

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