Press Releases

eWBM Joins Microsoft Intelligent Security Association and Introduces New Additions to FIDO2 L2 Goldengate Series Line
SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- eWBM Co., Ltd., a fabless System-on-Chip (SoC) company providing one of the world's first biometrics-based FIDO2 L2 hardware authenticators, announces membership into the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association to help defend organizations from sophisticated and complex security threats. eWBM also announces two new additions to eWBM Goldengate…
Precise Biometrics Tech Powers eWBM’s FIDO2-Certified USB Key
eWBM recently made headlines when the company’s Goldengate 500 Security Key became the first USB device to achieve FIDO2 Level 2 Authenticator Security Certification. Now Precise Biometrics has given us a look beneath the surface, announcing that eWBM licensed the Precise BioMatch Embedded fingerprint algorithm for the Goldengate 500. According to Precise, the deal will not have a significant…
eWBM to unveil FIDO Certified Fingerprint Authenticator at RSA 2018 in San Francisco
The Compact and portable security USB device comes with fingerprint authentication technology. The product provides superior experiences in the field of corporations, commercial banks, governments, or general consumer market that requires security controls. SAN FRANCISCO, April 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The fabless SoC company is announcing a new product, eFA500, the eWBM FIDO Authenticator, which…
New FIDO2-Compliant USB Key Features Fingerprint Sensor
“The new authentication standard’s WebAuthn component is designed to enable hardware key and biometric authentication within major web browsers […] and thus by incorporating a fingerprint sensor into a USB key, the eFA500 combines both authentication approaches allowing for extra-secure browser-based authentication.” Fabless SoC maker eWBM has announced a new USB key designed to support the just…
eWBM becomes the fourth FIDO Alliance board member in Korea
System on a chip solution company eWBM announced today the company was accepted to the FIDO Alliance Board of Directors at the FIDO member plenary held in Austin, Texas in January. FIDO standards are set by the FIDO Alliance, a non-profit organization formed in 2012 to develop specifications that define an open, scalable, interoperable set of mechanisms to securely authenticate users of online…
SC awards 2019 - Editor's choice award "The FIDO Alliance"
Professional Award Editor’s Choice AWARD WINNER The FIDO Alliance Authenticating your identity should be as easy as 1-2-3. Unfortunately, some users take that philosophy a little too literally, using 1-2-3-4-5 or something equally insecure as their passwords when logging in to web-based services or applications. The FIDO (“Fast IDentity Online”) Alliance has made it its mission to phase out the…
eWBM’s Goldengate Fingerprint Reader is First to Get FIDO L2 Certification
“Based on eWBM’s MS500 cryptographic System-on-Chip engine, the Goldengate fingerprint reader is designed to be plugged into a computer in order for a user to provide biometric authentication on the device.” eWBM's Goldengate Fingerprint Reader is First to Get FIDO L2 Certification South Korea-based eWBM has become the first to attain FIDO2 Level 2 (L2) Authenticator Security Certification, thanks…