Vasco and Eutron launch USB-enabled Digipass 860
23 January 2006 | 4787 views | 0
VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI), the global number one vendor of strong user authentication products to the financial sector, today announced Digipass 860, combining Digipass strong authentication and PKI-authentication in one hybrid form factor.
The Digipass strong authentication technology has been integrated in a USB platform developed by Eutron Infosecurity.
With Digipass 860, VASCO aims at PKI applications in the corporate C.N.A. market and the banking market.
For the corporate C.N.A. sphere, Digipass 860 offers remote access functionalities, as well as LAN login and PKI authentication. Banks will benefit from one of the most cutting edge solutions against phishing attacks, the combination one-time password/PKI.
The integration of the Digipass OTP technology has been done by Eutron. The product will be available during Q2 2006.
"With Digipass 860, we prove our trendsetter claim," said Jan Valcke, VASCO's President and COO. "We see the certificate-market as an important growth opportunity for VASCO. Digipass 860, the result of the joint efforts of Eutron and VASCO, is one of the actions we foresee in that market."
"We are fully satisfied by this partnership with a company having such a wide experience as VASCO," has remarked Ruggero Gissi, Head of Business from Eutron. "With OTPSign/Digipass 860 we are confident about being now in a position to offer financial bodies a new generation product that can meet both any system administrators' and users' needs."