Dark Reading is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.


02:10 PM
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Products and Releases

VASCO Intros Selfie Biometric Authentication, RASP mobile transaction protection

Featured Demonstrations to Include Biometric Authentication, Runtime Application Self-Protection, and Cronto Hi-Res QR Code Technology

SAN FRANCISCO, March 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- VASCO® Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ: VDSI), a global leader in authentication, electronic signatures, and identity management will demonstrate innovative security solutions that protect assets, data, identities and transactions from the most sophisticated hacker attacks. VASCO will be in the North Expo Hall, Booth N4221 at RSA Conference 2016.

VASCO will showcase state-of-the-art authentication and anti-fraud solutions including:
• Selfie Authentication uses the built-in capabilities of a user's mobile phone to deliver an extra layer of protection against fraud. Facial recognition is a convenient and reliable form of multifactor authentication and will become another element of VASCO's DIGIPASS for Apps suite of mobile application solutions.
• DIGIPASS for Apps with Runtime Application Self-Protection (RASP) provides a high level of protection for mobile applications even if users inadvertently download malware onto their mobile device. By integrating RASP technology into DIGIPASS for Apps, VASCO protects the integrity of mobile applications to ensure that data and transactions are not compromised.
• Cronto High Resolution QR-Code Authentication and Transaction Signing delivers the highest level of transaction security with the greatest ease of use. Currently in use by some of the world's leading banks, Cronto technology protects online banking transactions from the most sophisticated hacker attacks.
• RSA Solution Briefing: "2016 is Calling; Your Digital Identity Has Some Growing Up to Do" Join VASCO security expert Will LaSala on Wednesday, March 2 at 11:30am in the South Hall Expo Briefing Center to learn how secure and trusted digital identities can be used to enhance security in banking, payments, healthcare, and many other industry segments.
• VASCO and Thales Solution Briefings will demonstrate how VASCO's authentication and identity protection platform and Thales' nShield™ hardware security module (HSM) work together to deliver a complete end-to-end solution against unauthorized user access. Briefings will be held Tuesday, March 1 at 11:30am; Tuesday, March 1 at 3:00pm; Wednesday, March 2 at 2:00pmat VASCO Booth #2133 in the South Hall.

VASCO is a world leader in providing two-factor authentication and digital signature solutions to financial institutions. More than half of the top 100 global banks rely on VASCO solutions to enhance security, protect mobile applications and meet regulatory requirements. VASCO also secures access to data and applications in enterprise environments, and provides tools for application developers to easily integrate security functions into their web-based and mobile applications. VASCO enables more than 10,000 customers in 100 countries to secure access, manage identities, verify transactions, and protect assets across financial, enterprise, E-commerce, government and healthcare markets.

Learn more about VASCO at VASCO.com and onTwitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

© 2016 VASCO Data Security, Inc. All rights reserved. VASCO® and the VASCO stylized V logo are registered or unregistered trademarks of VASCO Data Security, Inc. and VASCO Data Security International GmbH in the U.S. and other countries.
VASCO Data Security Contact:
John Gunn
[email protected]

Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
Why Cyber-Risk Is a C-Suite Issue
Marc Wilczek, Digital Strategist & CIO Advisor,  11/12/2019
Unreasonable Security Best Practices vs. Good Risk Management
Jack Freund, Director, Risk Science at RiskLens,  11/13/2019
Breaches Are Inevitable, So Embrace the Chaos
Ariel Zeitlin, Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder, Guardicore,  11/13/2019
Register for Dark Reading Newsletters
White Papers
Cartoon Contest
Current Issue
Navigating the Deluge of Security Data
In this Tech Digest, Dark Reading shares the experiences of some top security practitioners as they navigate volumes of security data. We examine some examples of how enterprises can cull this data to find the clues they need.
Flash Poll
Rethinking Enterprise Data Defense
Rethinking Enterprise Data Defense
Frustrated with recurring intrusions and breaches, cybersecurity professionals are questioning some of the industrys conventional wisdom. Heres a look at what theyre thinking about.
Twitter Feed
Dark Reading - Bug Report
Bug Report
Enterprise Vulnerabilities
From DHS/US-CERT's National Vulnerability Database
PUBLISHED: 2019-11-15
qtnx 0.9 stores non-custom SSH keys in a world-readable configuration file. If a user has a world-readable or world-executable home directory, another local system user could obtain the private key used to connect to remote NX sessions.
PUBLISHED: 2019-11-15
Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP), prior to 14.2 RU2 & 12.1 RU6 MP10 and Symantec Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition (SEP SBE) prior to 12.1 RU6 MP10d (12.1.7510.7002), may be susceptible to a privilege escalation vulnerability, which is a type of issue whereby an attacker may attempt t...
PUBLISHED: 2019-11-15
Symantec Endpoint Protection, prior to 14.2 RU2, may be susceptible to an unsigned code execution vulnerability, which may allow an individual to execute code without a resident proper digital signature.
PUBLISHED: 2019-11-15
Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM) and Symantec Mail Security for MS Exchange (SMSMSE), prior to versions 14.2 RU2 and 7.5.x respectively, may be susceptible to a privilege escalation vulnerability, which is a type of issue whereby an attacker may attempt to compromise the software applicat...
PUBLISHED: 2019-11-15
Symantec Endpoint Protection, prior to 14.2 RU2, may be susceptible to a privilege escalation vulnerability, which is a type of issue whereby an attacker may attempt to compromise the software application to gain elevated access to resources that are normally protected from an application or user.