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Whitepaper: Smart Cards Offer Better Security for Online Transactions

The Smart Card Alliance Identity Council released a whitepaper this week illustrating why online shoppers should choose smart card credentials for online transactions that require higher levels of security.

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Physical access control provider Hirsch Electronics Corp. and SCM Microsystems Inc., a German manufacturer of smart card-based ... December 31, 2008

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Irvine, Calif.-based, HID Global, manufacturer of access control technology, announces the addition of several products to its FlexSmart® Series of MIFARE® and DESFire® contactless smart-card readers and credentials. SSI Staff · March 31, 2007

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