Recent News About WISeID
April 18, 2013 WISeKey and Qwant launch a Joint Venture WISeQwant providing Next Generation ID based Social Mobile Search for Fan Ecosystems
Following on the partnership announced last year WISeKey and Qwant have launched a Joint Venture with the name WISeQwant.com associating WISekey’s digital identity management, mobile apps and encryption with Qwant Search technologies.
February 19, 2013 WISeID.com to Encrypt Your Facebook, Twitter and G+ Wall Postings, Bringing Encrypted Messaging to Everyday Communication
WISeID Social app and its website WISeID.com are allowing users to encrypt their Facebook wall since 2010 and was the first app providing this service. Now WISeID Social can also encrypt G+ wall postings, SMS and Tweets, allowing privacy over any communication service, even open social networks. The transmitted text and wall posting cannot be decrypted without an "access key".
January 24, 2013 WISeKey JOINING DAVOS
WISeKey a Global Growth Company Partner of the World Economic Forum is joining again this year the 2013 Annual Meeting in Davos as a role model for innovative cyber-security technology and efforts to protect infrastructures, objects, individuals, businesses, and governments on the Internet.
January 3, 2013 REAL MADRID ETENDS EXCLUSIVE CONTRACT WITH WISeKey
WISeKey and C.F. Real Madrid announce the extension of an agreement signed last year for the exclusive distribution rights of the club's mobile content in China for the upcoming 2012-13 season. The announcement validates WISeKey's digital marketing strategy that aims to capture the essence of fan interaction in order to provide unique ways to energize the fan dynamic.
NOVEMBER 13, 2012 WISEKEY ANNOUNCES THE AVAILABILITY OF WISEID FOR WINDOWS
WISeKey announces the availability of WISeID for Windows 1.0, which fully supports cloud sync via Dropbox with WISeID 4.0 for iOS and Android. WISeID for Windows is Certified for Windows 7 and its now even easier to protect your personally identifiable data and your many passwords across different operating systems. Use WISeID for Windows to rapidly capture your sensitive account data, notes, photos, and sync to your myriad other devises by merging with your encrypted data in a free DropBox account. WISeID – the only password you’ll ever need!
NOVEMBER 09, 2012WISEKEY ANNOUNCES THE AVAILABILITY OF WISEID 4.0 FOR ANDROID
WISeKey announces the availability of WISeID 4.0 for Android, which fully supports cloud sync via Dropbox with WISeID 4.0 for iOS. WISeID 4.0 for Android introduces Face Recognition and Dot Pattern recognition for easier and faster access to your data. Use WISeID for Android to rapidly capture your sensitive account data, notes, photos, and sync to your myriad other devises by merging with your encrypted data in a free DropBox account. WISeID – the only password you’ll ever need!
September 24, 2012 WISeKey announces today in NY at the CGI to be on target to fulfill its Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to deploy WISeID Accountable Identities apps by 2015 facilitating mobile payments
WISeKey in cooperation with the International Organization for Secure Transactions Foundation (OISTE.org) pledged in 2006 at the Clinton Global Initiative to provide a Digital Identification Infrastructure designed to support a network of 20,000 Identification Authorities worldwide with the objective to issue a billion digital identities.
September 12, 2012 WISeKey signs an agreement with FC Barcelona to launch a special edition of WISeID targeting their large social media ID ecosystem
WISeKey announces at the World Economic Forum in Tianjin an agreement with the Football Club Barcelona to build the first global WISeID FC Barcelona generated social media content trusted community.
September 12, 2012 WISeKey, a 2012 New Champion, launches the WISeID BOCO mobile service in China during the World Economic Forum’s sixth Annual Meeting in Tianjin
During the World Economic Forum’s sixth Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Tianjin (also known as the Summer Davos), WISekey has announced the launch of its WISeID BOCO mobile service in China coinciding with the nomination of WISeKey as one of the 2012 Global Growth Companies of the World Economic Forum.
July 18, 2012 WISeKey Releases WISeID 4.0 "Accountable Identity" with Face Recognition to Stay Digital Safe
WISeKey is launching WISeID version 4.0 for iOS at a great time for Internet users to re-evaluate both the security and reliability of digital identities. With the release of WISeID 4.0, the digital identity app is also offering face recognition and pattern recognition for access authentication.
June 7, 2012 WISeKey and Appin Technology Labs Partner to Provide WISeID for 100,000 Students Across Training Labs in India and Other Countries
WISeKey has signed a strategic partnership with Appin Security Group to provide a special WISeID for 100,000 students across training labs in India and other countries. WISeID Students app is targeted to those enrolled in Appin courses offering professional training in ethical hacking and information security and who plan to build a career in that arena.
Feb 10, 2012 WISeKey Upgrades WISeID, the Swiss Knife of Digital Safety, with Secure Identities and Encrypted Facebook Messaging
WISeKey has upgraded and redesigned its WISeID Password and Personal Data Protector application, the Swiss Knife of digital safety. WISeID version 3S continues to secure Personal Identifiable Information (PII), data which contains unique identity and location details of an individual.
Jan 20, 2012 WISeKey Launches WISeID Generation C at the Sixth Global Competitiveness Forum in Riyadh
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – WISeKey launches the WISeID special edition app designed for “Generation C” and coordinates its release with the participation of Carlos Moreira at the Sixth Annual Global Competitiveness Forum (GCF). Hundreds of business leaders, politicians, and intellectuals will converge in Riyadh from January 21-24 to take part in the GCF 2012 probing ideas around competitiveness.
Dec 14, 2011 WISeKey and The Bancorp, Inc. to Form a Joint Venture to Change the Way the World Pays
Geneva and Wilmington, DE – WISeKey and The Bancorp, Inc. (“Bancorp”) (Nasdaq: TBBK) have signed a memorandum of understanding to establish a joint venture to deploy and secure financial services internationally via the WISeID platform. Bancorp and WISeKey reached an agreement that would result in the integration of WISeKey’s Digital Identity Management platform into Bancorp’s technology infrastructure. This will grant Bancorp customers – both individuals and organizations – trusted identities, enabling them to complete online transactions with confidence, trust the identities of others, and the identities of the infrastructure on which the transactions run.
Oct 26, 2011 WISeKey showcases WISeID Digital Identity App at ITU Telecom World, bringing encrypted messaging to everyday communication tools, including Facebook
GENEVA – Participation on the web puts us at risk of personal data theft. Hackers have infiltrated scores of networks by gathering innocuous details that flow freely on the web, and using that information deceptively. Encrypting personal messages is one means to help protect details from eavesdropping, phishing, and other deceptions. Encrypting private correspondence on social networks can also protect your personal information from being involuntarily used for advertising.
Sept 20, 2011 WISeID CGI Commitment Special Edition
WISeKey is announcing the release of the WISeID CGI Commitment Special Edition, with integrated ID federation, which allows individuals to automatically generate their WISeID (or secure digital identity) from a social network profile. Participation on the Internet requires maintenance of dozens of different username and password combinations, which are difficult to remember and present significant security flaws. The new WISeID CGI Special Edition can help manage account credentials and reinforce personal ownership of profile details.
July 15, 2011 Real Madrid Signs Exclusive Contract with WISeKey
WISeKey to exclusively distribute FC Real Madrid’s mobile content across China. The Chinese community of Real Madrid fans will access the best Real Madrid content via WISekey’s WISeID technology... “creating a mobile community of Real Madrid fans who choose to receive Real Madrid’s exclusive mobile content" using WISeID.
May 25, 2011 WISeKey Invited to e-G8 Forum in Paris
WISeKey will promote "the Right to Disappear" initiative and the Android launch of WISeID. Recent identity theft in prominent consumer brands highlights the hazards of personal data exposure. The gap between a person and the authentication of a digital identity leaves millions vulnerable to dangers beyond identity theft and fraud.
May 3, 2011 "Comment WISeKey veut protéger votre identité digitale"
Avec sa solution WiseID, déjà téléchargée par plus de deux millions d’utilisateurs, la PME genevoise veut même permettre à chacun de monétiser ses données personnelles.
April 18, 2011 Carlos Moreira Interviewed by CNBC’s Simon Hobbs on Using WISeID to Protect Your Privacy
Discussing “the right to disappear,” Simon Hobbs asked Carlos Moreira about WISeKey’s encryption technology which offers governments, companies, and individuals services that protect data, communication, and authenticate identities.
VIDEO: "Do You Have the Right to Disappear?" : Carlos Moreira discussing protecting personal data.
VIDEO: "Do You Have the Right to Disappear?" : Carlos Moreira discussing protecting personal data.
April 05, 2011 WISeID version 2.3 Released
WISeID integrated with Facebook Connect allows interoperability with the Facebook network and more focused application recommendations and connections.
January 27, 2011 "THE RIGHT TO DISAPPEAR"
Swiss Style article discusses regaining control of your ID and personal data.
January 27, 2011 Using WISeKey’s WISeID May Have Prevented Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg’s Fan Page From Being Hacked
WISeID is a unique application that protects an individual’s personal data and PII from hackers, and allows them to maintain control over who accesses their data.
January 26, 2011 WISekey, a World Economic Forum Global Growth Company, launches WISeID: a unique process for Personal Data Protection
WISekey, a World Economic Forum Global Growth Company, launches WISeID: a unique process for Personal Data Protection.
January 6, 2011 Swiss Style Magazine on iPad using WISeKey’s WISeID for the World Economic Forum 2011 Davos Special Issue
Swiss Style Magazine on iPad using WISeKey’s WISeID for the World Economic Forum 2011 Davos Special Issue.
- WISeID was ranked the #1 iPhone App in Utilities on Jan 26, 2011
- WISeID was ranked the #42 in Top Apps on Jan 26, 2011