AUSTRIACARD has been awarded – through an European wide tender procedure – with the contract for the new generation of the Austrian health cards and thus the successful partnership with ‘Main Association of Austrian Social Security Institutes’ is renewed for another 5 years.
Vienna, April 2017 – Using your banking card to secure your Gmail or Facebook account is no futuristic idea any more. AUSTRIACARD became the first company globally to offer fully-fledged, multi-application smart cards, supporting the newest MasterCard MChip Advance and FIDO U2F on ONE dual interface token. FIDO is a new authentication standard that uses a second factor to authenticate the user and to counter password theft.
Vodafone Innovus, a subsidiary of Vodafone Greece specializing in IoT …
Vienna, July 2016 – AUSTRIACARD today announced that its ACOS FIDO® smart cards are now FIDO® Certified. The cards have passed the FIDO interoperability testing, and AUSTRIACARD can thus offer to its clients FIDO® Certified products, including contactless and dual interface-cards, as well as NFC-based key fobs, stickers, and bracelets. AUSTRIACARD is the first member of the Alliance that has achieved FIDO certification for EMV smart payment cards.