Neurona Inc de Colombia joins the FireID Partner Network to Deliver Mobile Two-Factor Authentication Solutions into Colombia

Oct 07, 2010, 10:00 ET from FireID (Pty) Ltd

BOGOTA, Colombia, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- FireID (Pty) Ltd, a leading innovator of world-class security applications for mobile authentication, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Neurona Inc de Colombia, providers of electronic transaction solutions. Neurona joins FireID's rapidly growing network of Latin American channel partners as part of its initiative to expand into the Region. Through this agreement, Neurona will integrate FireID's two-factor authentication solutions into their electronic payments platform providing its clients with a secure way to manage their online transactions.

FireID's authentication software protects organizations and individuals against data theft and loss. Using their mobile phone, end-users generate a one-time password to securely and conveniently log on to online banking, e-commerce websites, cloud-based applications and VPNs. The solution requires no hardware installation or management.

“Neurona is proud to have an alliance with FireID, which will strengthen its products within a market that day by day requires higher safety levels, apart from the fact that we are joining a company that shares with us an innovating philosophy, as manifested in all FireID products. Neurona is certain our banking clients and the companies to which they offer their services will increase their safety and trust levels, and their present and future needs will be fully met”, said Manuel Armando Sicard Bayona, executive director of Neurona.

"With more and more companies moving to online payments, the availability of sensitive information online increases with each transaction. We are pleased to be adding partners like Neurona to our partner network, who are able to offer strong authentication as part of their electronic payments platform. This provides Columbian companies with added security in managing their online transactions." said Jenny Dugmore, CEO, FireID.

About Neurona

Neurona is an innovative company that works with finance agencies, providing them with technology services and products in the field of electronic payment. Its main product is Solucion AXON V3, a transaction switch that has placed Neurona at the forefront in the supply of banking switches, helping banks connect with ACH clearing houses in an automatic and safe manner, and providing in turn massive payment services to the clients of Colombia’s largest banks.

About FireID

FireID is a leading innovator of mobile two-factor authentication solutions. Founded in 2006, FireID is located in Cape Town, South Africa and has offices in the USA and UK with a broad international network of distributors and resellers. With increased transaction fraud and identity theft, strong authentication has become an essential component for any online or mobile application. FireID's world-class authentication solutions meet the growing authentication needs of corporations, government agencies and end-users who require highly secure and convenient online access to password protected accounts. For more information, visit .


Andre Viegas Elkind

Business Development, Latin America



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