At the end of every year, the Asia Pacific Smart Card Alliance (APSCA) awards several prizes for outstanding achievements in the field of identity and payments known as the Radiant Awards. Much like the Oscars, Radiant Awards recognize innovations in several different categories, which include Vision, Service, and Launch. The 2018 Radiant Awards ceremony
cryptovision CEO Markus Hoffmeister is not surprised about the recent data thefts German politicians and other celebrities fell victim to. His demand: Strong authentication and encryption must finally prevail among private users as well.
“Have the security systems of the Bundestag failed?” many a person asks with regards to the current reports on the leaked data of various politicians. In
Internal political documents and personal details belonging to hundreds of German politicians were published online, RBB Inforadio, a Berlin-area German public broadcaster, reported Friday morning. The hack targeted members from all of Germany’s political parties currently represented in the federal parliament, except for the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD). Politicians at the state level were