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Veridos launches new e-visa solution

Veridos, a leader in integrated identity solutions, announced its SmartTravel solution as the latest addition to its innovative portfolio. As part of a comprehensive border...
covid-19

‘Strong demand for anti-counterfeiting’

New demand for security and authentication devices to tackle the threat of counterfeiting caused by the COVID-19 crisis will strengthen the holography market in...
singpass

SingPass adds digital signature

Singapore’s SingPass users can now use the new “Sign with SingPass” feature to electronically sign contracts, agreements and other legal documentation. Security Document World reports...
smartphone security

Part 2: Top security threats to smartphones

In this article, we continue our series on the top threats to smartphones, with network spoofing and phishing attacks. Network spoofing This security vulnerability posed to...
cloud security

8 Ways COVID-19 is impacting cloud security

The coronavirus is wreaking havoc on everything in our lives. It’s hard to find something that hasn’t been impacted in a major way as...
ulster bank

Northern Ireland’s Ulster Bank issues new £20

The Ulster Bank has issued Northern Ireland’s latest £20 banknote. Banknotestreet reports the note is part of the bank’s new “Living in Nature” family of...
singapore currency

Singapore to discontinue SGD 1,000 note

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) plans to discontinue the issuance of SGD 1,000 banknotes from 1 January 2021. MAS said in a media statement...
czech koruna

Czech Republic new commemorative note

The Czech National Bank plans to introduce a new CZK 100 banknote in 2022 to commemorate the establishment of the Czechoslovak koruna by featuring...
smartphone security

Part 1: Top security threats to smartphones

In this article, we start a series on the top threats to smartphones. There are a number of them, and we will be examining...

The Evolution of Veridos’ New Lumen ID Echo Security Feature

Earlier this year, Veridos, a global leader in identity solutions, delivered the new state-of-the-art Macau Electronic ID which includes the company’s new Lumen ID...

Argentina Releases a New 10,000-Pesos Banknote

The Central Bank of the Argentine Republic (BCRA) put a new $10,000 banknote into circulation on May 7, 2024. Argentina’s ongoing high inflation necessitated...

The Menace of Deepfakes: Part 2

In a previous article, Cyber expert Ravi Das defined Deepfakes, the algorithms behind them, and the damage they can inflict on their victims. Here...

Bosnia & Herzegovina Banknotes to be Removed from Circulation

All Bosnia and Herzegovina banknotes dated before 2012 will cease to be legal tender effective January 1, 2025. After this date, the banknotes can...

The Menace of Deepfakes: Part 1

In the world today, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become a big buzzword. Much of this has been brought up with the advent ChatGPT in...