FREMONT, Calif. and LONDON, Oct. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Device Authority, an industry leader in cyber security, announces a strategic partnership with Cryptosoft, the leader in policy driven authentication and encryption services for connected IoT and M2M devices. Cryptosoft will offer Device Authority's D-FACTOR™ M2M authentication to provide device-based security and device-derived cryptography for its IoT data security technology platform. This integration with Device Authority technology further strengthens Cryptosoft's commitment to deliver IoT native data centric security methods to the marketplace.
"Through this partnership we have a unique opportunity to offer a scalable, certificate-less, data centric approach to securing information assets at a data level within the IoT ecosystem. What truly sets us apart here is our ability to deliver this without the use of a traditional PKI," says Jon Penney, Cryptosoft CTO and founder.
"I'm very excited about what this partnership represents for the security of IoT data and applications," says Talbot Harty, CEO of Device Authority. "The combination of our technology provides a highly differentiated set of advanced security capabilities and operational benefits for large-scale IoT deployment and management, including device authentication, data encryption, and policy-based device registration and authorization control."
The partnership with Cryptosoft advances Device Authority's market strategy to partner with leading IoT gateway and platform solution providers to provide device-driven trust and scalable security for the Internet of Things.
About DeviceAuthority, Inc.
Leveraging patented M2M authentication technology, Device Authority's D-FACTOR™ authentication engine definitively identifies devices to establish trust between endpoints, gateways and applications. For IoT, D-FACTOR™ eliminates the vulnerabilities and inefficiencies of static keys and certificates by transforming devices into dynamic keys for authentication and device-derived crypto applications.
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Cryptosoft is delivering trust in the Internet of Things and M2M by simplifying the processes that a company needs to go through to deliver a robust, scalable and easy to use encryption service. Through the Cryptosoft platform, we provide our customers with dramatic and disruptive capabilities to secure their most important asset: their data, as it moves from device to device.
Cryptosoft directly addresses the universal challenge of securing information within an increasingly connected world to ensure integrity, privacy and compliance. We do this without disrupting existing workflows or re-coding existing applications using a standards based platform that delivers same day value. (www.cryptosoft.com)
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