CardLogix, a provider of smart cards and software for secure digital authentication, and charismathics, a vendor of IT security components and identity management middleware, announced that they have formalized a partnership. charismathics is now a Smart Partner, supporting its solutions with CardLogix SIMs and smart cards. Together, these products form a solution for securing identity on mobile handsets and other devices.
These solutions are designed to fill an acute need for securing identity and data on mobile handsets as applications exponentially grow. Operators need authentication to protect against fraud and unauthorized use, and to assure customers that their personal data is safe and protected.
The CardLogix mobile telecom platform consists of SIMs, as well as operating system and development software, designed to speed development of mobile solutions from NFC to Digital Signatures. CardLogix offers a choice of Java Card, Native Delos and custom USIM operating systems, with a choice of capacities and functionalities.
charismathics features products such as iEnigma, which provides an identity and security solution for mobile PDA cell phones, leveraging the functionality of a smart card to store and transmit encrypted data. iEnigma is designed to make it easy to integrate two-factor authentication, e-mail and document encryption into mobile communications. iEnigma also allows users to utilize multiple digital identities and digital signatures to sign documents and protect their identity.