New York, NY, June 28, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Versasec, the leader in smart card management systems, announced today it has partnered with Yubico, the leading provider of simple and open online identity protection. Versasec is Yubico's first Card Management System (CMS) partner and will announce support for Yubico's YubiKey in Versasec's next vSEC:CMS release later this month. Versasec and Yubico will host a webinar on July 13, 2016, 10:00 a.m. PT to discuss their joint solution.
The YubiKey is a USB hardware device that supports multiple authentication and encryption protocols, including smart card, OTP and FIDO Universal 2nd Factor (U2F). With this new integration, Versasec vSEC:CMS users can quickly authenticate themselves with a simple touch when the YubiKey is acting as a smart card in Personal Identity Verification (PIV) mode. YubiKeys work on Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux operating systems, and major browsers with no driver or client software needed.
"Yubico is a powerful force for enterprises, offering them a scalable solution that protects their corporate data and systems," said Joakim Thorén, CEO of Versasec. "This partnership lets our joint customers securely authenticate, issue and manage user credentials in the evolving global security landscape."
Versasec's solutions are affordable and easy to integrate, so organizations of all sizes can implement high levels of security. Versasec offers first-class support, maintenance, and training. Versasec's products and services are available worldwide through its extensive reseller network and through the Versasec website: https://versasec.com.
"The high level of security, versatility to work in a variety of environments, and simplicity of the YubiKey is why it is loved by the world's largest organizations," said Jerrod Chong, VP Solutions Engineering, Yubico. "This is a significant, first partnership for Yubico in the Card Management System space with a proven company. Versasec's incorporation of YubiKey smart card PIV support into the latest release of vSEC:CMS is an strong solution for their user base."
* Versasec, Yubico Joint Webinar (July 13, 2016 at 10 a.m. PT) - Sign up for the webinar and learn how Versasec and Yubico can provide world-class identity and access management solutions by following this link: http://yubi.co/2q
* Versasec vSEC:CMS Solutions: https://versasec.com/vsec-cms.php
* YubiKey hardware: https://www.yubico.com/products/yubikey-hardware/yubikey4/
Yubico sets new world standards for simple, secure login, preventing unauthorized access to computers, servers, and internet accounts. Supporting multiple authentication and encryption protocols on all devices and platforms, YubiKeys protect access to user accounts for the world's largest enterprises with a simple touch, and with no driver or client software needed. Yubico is a leading contributor to the FIDO Universal 2nd Factor open authentication standard, and Yubico's technology is used, and loved, in more than 150 countries.
Founded in 2007, Yubico is privately held with offices in Palo Alto (California), Seattle (Washington), Stockholm (Sweden), and London (UK). For more information, please visit http://www.yubico.com/
Versasec is a leading IT solutions provider in the identity and access management space with focus on easy deployment of smart cards with innovative smart card management systems. Our customers are organizations that demand high security and ease of use. Our state of the art solutions enable our customers to securely authenticate, issue and manage user credentials, such as smart cards, more cost efficiently than other solutions on the market.
Our mission is to provide solutions that are affordable and easy to integrate, thus allowing organizations of all sizes to implement high levels of security. We also offer first class support, maintenance, and training. Our customers include: Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Tieto, Raiffeisenbank, Hornbach, Daimler, European Commission, Qualcomm, eBay, Saudi Aramco, IMF and L'Oreal.
Our products and services can be bought and delivered worldwide by use of an extensive reseller network and through the Versasec web site: https://versasec.com