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GlobalPlatform simplifies secure user authentication with standardised API

Wednesday 2 September 2020 | 14:24 CET | News
GlobalPlatform released a new specification to simplify and bring greater trust to the authentication of digital services on smartphones and biometric-enabled cards. Originally created within EMVCo, the Secure Element Broker Interface defines a standard to make end-user authentication simpler for all applications running in a GlobalPlatform-certified Secure Element (SE). It enables service providers to make secure apps that use the authentication mechanisms available in the device, which are now known as Consumer Device Cardholder Verification Methods (CDCVM), the company said.

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