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LEGIC Connect surpasses 7.5 million users: adoption of smartphone-based services accelerates

Registered users in 200 countries have switched to secure, contactless access, rental and vending apps based on mobile credentials and the LEGIC Security Platform.

Handheld Device

Security Journal UK: Smartphone App Enables Secure Hotel Room Entry

Innovative collaboration results in mobile access for guests

Over two thirds of the British population now own a smartphone, using it for nearly two hours every day to browse the internet, access social media, bank and shop online. Now, they can also check-in to a hotel and open their hotel room…

News

Celebrating 10 years LEGIC SM-4200 by adding mobile connectivity and improved smartcard security

10 years after its market release in March 2011, we once again improved our best-selling security module through a firmware upgrade. With support for connectivity with iOS and Android devices over NFC and the latest DESFire communication standards, we are proud to provide added value for your reader…

Articles & Interviews

Successful OWASP ASVS 3 Level 2 Security Analysis for LEGIC Connect

LEGIC Connect is LEGIC’s Software as a Service (SaaS) Suite that enables global, secure and convenient around-the-clock operation of mobile credentialing, key management and messaging worldwide. The service enables a wide range of smartphone-based applications such as secure, contactless entry…

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OS50 Version 1.8: Support for Apple ECP 2.0 and symmetrical antenna added to the LEGIC 6000 Series Security Modules

With the OS50 firmware upgrade to Version 1.8, the LEGIC 6000 series Security Modules are now suitable for reader devices that must be compatible with Apple Wallet using ECP for communication with Apple smart devices. In addition, the 6000 series now supports a symmetrical NFC antenna which provides…

Enterprise

Four Design Principles for Secure Mobility Services

Dr. Felix Pütz, Head of Business Unit Mobility and Smart City at LEGIC Identsystems, outlines four key design principles for creating secure, contactless authentication applications for mobility services.

Articles & Interviews

LEGIC joins the FiRa Consortium for UWB technology

Fusion of accurate position and contactless authentication heralds a new generation of access, IoT and mobility services

Articles & Interviews

OS50 Version 1.7: Attractive Features and Flexibility added to the LEGIC 6000 Series Security Modules

With the OS50 firmware Version 1.7 upgrade, several new features have been implemented to make the LEGIC 6000 series Security Modules more flexible and powerful. The improvements are summarized below.

ID Network News

CoreWillSoft joins the LEGIC Partner Network

LEGIC is pleased to welcome CoreWillSoft to our partner network. The Bonn-based company supports customers and other partners with the development of sophisticated mobile applications based on LEGIC technology.

Articles & Interviews

TAP ID becomes a member of the LEGIC ID Network

We are pleased to welcome TAP ID as a competent partner for mobile credentials. The TAP ID smartphone app offers an alternative to conventional plastic smart cards. With just a few taps on a smartphone, a user can securely enter or leave buildings, rooms and areas.