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cryptovision to attend ICMA Expo in Florida

Four weeks after the RSA conference in San Francisco, cryptovision is going to visit another US event. This time it’s the ICMA Expo, a congress fair organized by the International Card Manufacturers Association (ICMA), taking place from March 31st to April 3rd in Orlando, Florida. The ICMA Expo is an important industry meeting place for all manufacturers of smart cards and related solutions. cryptovision’s North America representative Fermín Vázquez will …Read More

Klaus Schmeh at SecIT 2019: Post-quantum crypto in the most entertaining way

120 people were sitting in the audience, and many a person repeatedly pulled out their smartphone to take pictures of the PowerPoint slides shown. No question about it, Klaus Schmeh’s talk about post-quantum cryptography at the SecIT was a success. The SecIT, a Hanover-based conference held for the second time this year, is in the process of establishing itself as a CeBit replacement for the IT security industry. The aim …Read More

cryptovision sales team seeks reinforcement

Do you have experience in sales and would you enjoy managing German authority accounts or customers in Latin America? Are you familiar with IT security and electronic identities? If so, you should take a closer look at our two new job advertisements. In order to continue our positive business development of the last years, we are looking for a Sales Manager for the public sector in Germany and a Sales …Read More

Mindshare 2019: Agenda now Online, Registration now Open

Mindshare 2019, cryptovision’s eID and IT Security conference, is going to be the biggest and best Mindshare ever. From May 14th-15th Mindshare 2019 will once again bring together cryptovision’s customers, partners and employees in the Wissenschaftspark in Gelsenkirchen. Enjoy interactive workshops, in-depth tutorials, distinguished networking and our legendary Cryptonite party. Registration for Mindshare 2019 is now open. And yes, admission is free of charge. A preliminary agenda for Mindshare 2019 …Read More

Meet cryptovision at the RSA Conference in San Francisco

RSA Conference, the world’s leading cryptography conference and exposition, is going to kick off its annual show next Monday at San Francisco’s Moscone Center. cryptovision is looking forward to meet you at booth 5671I, which is located at the TeleTrusT Pavilion. Taking place from March 4-8, RSA 2019 is expected to draw over 40,000 attendees and some 600 exhibitors. In addition to being present at the exhibition, cryptovision has been …Read More

Meet cryptovision at the SmartCard Workshop in Darmstadt, Germany

The SmartCard Workshop in Darmstadt, Germany, is a must for all those who want to delve a little deeper into the technology of smart cards. This year’s edition (20 and 21 February) will again offer exciting lectures, although in view of topics such as post-quantum cryptography, elliptic curves or homomorphic encryption, one should certainly not expect a beginner’s level. For cryptovision Benjamin Drisch – a top expert with over 15 …Read More

Bezos Case Exposes Billionaires’ Vulnerability to Hackers

Bezos came out fighting this week, accusing the National Enquirer of blackmailing him with lurid pictures of him and his mistress, and pre-empting the threat to publish by releasing details of the images himself. But for Mark Johnson, CEO of Sovereign Intelligence, the incident makes clear that “no one is beyond the reach of cyber exploitation.” “It’s a curious irony that billionaires demonstrate astounding acumen related to their own industries, and …Read More

Teenager Finds Apple Mac Hack That Steals Passwords With Evil Apps

Yet another teenager has uncovered a serious weakness in Apple technology. Just last week it emerged a 14-year-old uncovered a bug allowing snooping on iPhone and Mac users thanks to a problem in FaceTime. Now, German 18-year-old Linus Henze has uncovered a vulnerablity affecting the latest Apple macOS that leaves stored passwords open to malicious apps. That could include logins for your bank website, Amazon, Netflix, Slack and many more …Read More

Encryption Required by Law: cryptovision Consultants Give Overview in German Computer Magazine

Now that numerous appeals have failed to bear fruit, laws are to enforce that sensitive data is finally encrypted. Klaus Schmeh and Udo Wichert from cryptovision have taken up this topic and have written an article about it for the German computer magazine iX. This article has now been published under the title “Mit der Keule” (“With the Cudgel”) in iX issue 2/2019. If you want to know what consequences …Read More

2018 – A Year of Data Breaches in Review

As 2018 draws to a close, we inevitably take the opportunity to take a look back at the year it has been, and make predictions about what 2019 might bring for cybersecurity. Week after week, month after month, 2018 saw organisations and companies struck by massive and damaging data breaches, putting the personal details of innocent members of the public at risk. In fact, the headlines about data breaches are …Read More