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SCM Microsystems Joins Trusted Computing Group

Friday 21 November 2003 09:12 CET | News

SCM Microsystems has joined the Trusted Computing Group (TCG), an open industry standards organization whose specifications help vendors build products that let users protect critical data and information across a variety of computing platforms.

TCGs mission is 100% compatible with SCMs business interests. SCM vision is to open the Digital World. To us this means securing access, identities and transactions while protecting privacy, intellectual property and creative rights across the full spectrum of digital communications and distribution technologies. SCM are both a technology and market leader in security solutions for information systems, the Internet and broadcasting. Present TCG standards provide an excellent framework for authenticating PCs in a network. SCM are excited to work with other TCG members to extend these standards to complementary devices that authenticate the user, such as smart card and fingerprint readers. SCM also bring relevant experience and expertise to TCG, shaped by a history of involvement in other open standards organizations such as PCMCIA, SmartRight and Digital Video Broadcasting.


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