Credential Management - Digital Certificate Authentication

By: Actividentity  09-12-2011
Keywords: smart card, Smart Cards, Data Breaches

Business Drivers for Credential Management

  • More Sophisticated Hackers:  50% of data breaches exploit stolen or weak credentials
  • Increasing Network Breaches: 63% of security experts polled in April 2011 witnessed successful network intrusions in the past year
  • Ineffective passwords: Static passwords are ineffective; broader use of strong authentication and multiple layers of defense are necessary to inhibit the compromise of credentials

The ActivIdentity ActivID product suite consists of the and two add-on modules: and . The (CMS) enables organizations to securely issue and manage digital credentials on devices and securely update applications and credentials post issuance. For a rapidly deployed PIN management and smart card issuance solution, the is easy to use and provides accelerated time to benefit. The enables communication with a service bureau for personalization and the encoding of smart cards in centralized, high-volume card production environments. The extends the basic enrollment functionality of ActivID CMS for organizations that need to comply with more advanced PIV standards. 

ActivIdentity Credential Management products provide the following key benefits:

  • Enhances productivity via a single platform to issue and manage devices and credentials
  • Addresses a broad range of requirements with the Classic Edition and offers advanced functionality in an Advanced Edition
  • Unique, patented post-issuance update capabilities extends the life of authentication devices and delivers an attractive ROI

Keywords: Authentication Devices, Credential Management, Data Breaches, smart card, Smart Cards,

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