Encryption

SmartAxiom Announces the BlockTracker Logistics Solution, the first to be Blockchain Secured from Tracker-to-Cloud

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 2:45pm

With every encrypted and signed data transmission, the identity and integrity of every tracker is authenticated using blockchain security techniques.

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  • With every encrypted and signed data transmission, the identity and integrity of every tracker is authenticated using blockchain security techniques.
  • All provenance data (where a shipment was at a given time, under what conditions, owned by whom etc.)
  • They run on BlockTracker and are used to change ownership and send notifications based on location or sensor triggers (e.g.
  • Amit Biyani, SmartAxiom founder and President, commented Many enterprises love the idea of storing provenance data permanently in blockchains.

Castle Shield Holdings, LLC Announces A Secure, Enterprise Email Encryption Solution

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 1:00pm

Castle Shield Holdings, LLC., today released the first version of its Hermes secure email encryption add-in for Microsoft Office Outlook.

Key Points: 
  • Castle Shield Holdings, LLC., today released the first version of its Hermes secure email encryption add-in for Microsoft Office Outlook.
  • The sender then clicks the secure "Encrypt" button and the add-in automatically handles encryption for both the email content and attachments.
  • "Castle Shield continues to work with enterprises to keep their most prized asset (i.e., their data) secure, private, and safe.
  • There are other Outlook email add-in solutions and encryption email providers however, Hermes includes our quantum-resistant, FIPS 140-2 validated and certified symmetric encryption algorithm in addition to leveraging today's best-in-class ECDH asymmetric public key encryption (PKE) algorithms," said Dr. Milton Mattox, Chief Technology Officer at Castle Shield.

Quantum Xchange Teams with CommStar to Protect Advanced Earth-to-Moon Communications Infrastructure

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 1:50pm

CommStar will integrate and operate a state-of-the-art communications infrastructure for the distribution of space data.

Key Points: 
  • CommStar will integrate and operate a state-of-the-art communications infrastructure for the distribution of space data.
  • Quantum Xchange will provide quantum-safe encryption across the CommStar architecture, securing the entire lunar network end-to-end.
  • "We welcome Quantum Xchange as a new service provider in the CommStar ecosystem and our mission is to transform space communications by 2023," said Fletcher Brumley, CEO of CommStar Space Communications.
  • This next-generation space communications network requires equally powerful and innovative next-generation security technologies like Phio TX by Quantum Xchange."

Futurex Partners with Google to Deliver Google Workspace Client-Side Encryption

Monday, June 14, 2021 - 11:30am

BULVERDE, Texas, June 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Futurex, a leader in hardened, enterprise-class data security solutions, today announced its availability as a provider of Client-side encryption (coming soon to beta) solutions for Google's newly announced Google Workspace Client-side encryption.

Key Points: 
  • BULVERDE, Texas, June 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Futurex, a leader in hardened, enterprise-class data security solutions, today announced its availability as a provider of Client-side encryption (coming soon to beta) solutions for Google's newly announced Google Workspace Client-side encryption.
  • Enterprise users of Google Workspace including Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides will be able to manage the encryption of their data using Futurex's robust key management solutions directly from their browser, before it ever reaches Google's servers.
  • Client-side encryption is a method of encrypting data on the user's end before it is sent to the server or cloud.
  • "Google Workspace Client-side encryption advancement marks an exciting time for encryption innovation," said Ryan Smith, vice president, global business development, at Futurex.

International partners and Government agencies join Arqit's Federated Quantum System

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:38pm

LONDON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Arqit Limited ("Arqit"), a leader in quantum encryption technology, has today announced at the G7 Leaders Conference in Cornwall, that it has formed an international consortium of companies and government organisations to provide its quantum encryption technology to government customers in a federated system concept, called Federated Quantum System (FQS).

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Arqit Limited ("Arqit"), a leader in quantum encryption technology, has today announced at the G7 Leaders Conference in Cornwall, that it has formed an international consortium of companies and government organisations to provide its quantum encryption technology to government customers in a federated system concept, called Federated Quantum System (FQS).
  • Collaboration partners includeBT, Sumitomo Corporation, Northrop Grumman, Leonardo, QinetiQ Space N.V., qtlabs and Honeywell.
  • It will be provided to the UK's "Five Eyes" allied governments and other international partners, allowing sovereign protection of strategic national assets andinteroperability for joint operations.
  • By adding a space layer with its Federated Quantum System, Arqit is taking that service to an even higher level.

International partners and Government agencies join Arqit's Federated Quantum System

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:36pm

LONDON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Arqit Limited ("Arqit"), a leader in quantum encryption technology, has today announced at the G7 Leaders Conference in Cornwall, that it has formed an international consortium of companies and government organisations to provide its quantum encryption technology to government customers in a federated system concept, called Federated Quantum System (FQS).

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Arqit Limited ("Arqit"), a leader in quantum encryption technology, has today announced at the G7 Leaders Conference in Cornwall, that it has formed an international consortium of companies and government organisations to provide its quantum encryption technology to government customers in a federated system concept, called Federated Quantum System (FQS).
  • Collaboration partners includeBT, Sumitomo Corporation, Northrop Grumman, Leonardo, QinetiQ Space N.V., qtlabs and Honeywell.
  • It will be provided to the UK's "Five Eyes" allied governments and other international partners, allowing sovereign protection of strategic national assets andinteroperability for joint operations.
  • By adding a space layer with its Federated Quantum System, Arqit is taking that service to an even higher level.

International Partners And Government Agencies Join Arqit's Federated Quantum System

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 9:06am

LONDON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arqit Limited ("Arqit"), a leader in quantum encryption technology, has today announced at the G7 Leaders Conference in Cornwall, that it has formed an international consortium of companies and government organisations to provide its quantum encryption technology to government customers in a federated system concept, called Federated Quantum System (FQS).

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arqit Limited ("Arqit"), a leader in quantum encryption technology, has today announced at the G7 Leaders Conference in Cornwall, that it has formed an international consortium of companies and government organisations to provide its quantum encryption technology to government customers in a federated system concept, called Federated Quantum System (FQS).
  • Arqit invented a system which uses satellites to distribute quantum keys to data centres.
  • Government customers typically have more stringent requirements for control and are more inclined to buy "Private Instances" of cloud technology rather than managed services.
  • By adding a space layer with its Federated Quantum System, Arqit is taking that service to an even higher level.

International Partners And Government Agencies Join Arqit's Federated Quantum System

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 9:04am

LONDON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arqit Limited ("Arqit"), a leader in quantum encryption technology, has today announced at the G7 Leaders Conference in Cornwall, that it has formed an international consortium of companies and government organisations to provide its quantum encryption technology to government customers in a federated system concept, called Federated Quantum System (FQS).

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arqit Limited ("Arqit"), a leader in quantum encryption technology, has today announced at the G7 Leaders Conference in Cornwall, that it has formed an international consortium of companies and government organisations to provide its quantum encryption technology to government customers in a federated system concept, called Federated Quantum System (FQS).
  • Arqit invented a system which uses satellites to distribute quantum keys to data centres.
  • Government customers typically have more stringent requirements for control and are more inclined to buy "Private Instances" of cloud technology rather than managed services.
  • By adding a space layer with its Federated Quantum System, Arqit is taking that service to an even higher level.

Apricorn's Aegis Secure Key 3NXC USB-C Flash Key Receives FIPS 140-2 Level 3 Validation

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 2:34pm

The Aegis Secure Key 3NXC was introduced in July 2020 and is the only hardware-encrypted flash key that is compatible with USB-C without the need for a separate A-to-C adapter.

Key Points: 
  • The Aegis Secure Key 3NXC was introduced in July 2020 and is the only hardware-encrypted flash key that is compatible with USB-C without the need for a separate A-to-C adapter.
  • It remains the first and only USB-C hardware-encrypted flash drive on the market and is now the only one to carry FIPS validation."
  • The FIPS 140-2 level 3 validationcertifies a device's use in industries and institutions operating with stringent data security regulations.
  • To learn more about Apricorn's Aegis Secure Key 3NXC here: https://apricorn.com/aegis-secure-key-3nxc
    Apricorn provides secure storage innovations to the most prominent companies in the categories of finance, healthcare, education, and government throughout EMEA, North America and Canada.

Qrypt Makes First Step Toward Widespread Quantum Secure Cryptography Through the Cloud

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 10:00am

The Cloud Entropy Portal democratizes the availability of quantum safe random numbers for any application, especially cryptographic key generation.

Key Points: 
  • The Cloud Entropy Portal democratizes the availability of quantum safe random numbers for any application, especially cryptographic key generation.
  • In addition to the Cloud Entropy Portal, Qrypt will soon unveil additional quantum data-at-rest and data-in-motion SDKs for any business, organization, or government agency to integrate quantum security into their applications.
  • Qrypts technology massively scales quantum secure encryption, avoiding the high infrastructure investment in proprietary Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) appliances.
  • With a team of seasoned leaders in engineering, physics, and cryptography, Qrypt built a patented and peer-reviewed quantum cryptography solution and Entropy-as-a-Service for global business.