OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. and ZURICH, Sept. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (Nasdaq: VDSI) ( www.vasco.com), a leading software security company specializing in strong authentication products and services, launches today a new version of DIGIPASS for Mobile. DIGIPASS for Mobile 4.0 offers an enhanced user experience through the use of QR codes and more enhanced provisioning and deployment options. With the launch of DIGIPASS for Mobile 4.0 VASCO reinforces its commitment in providing banks and enterprises with innovative security solutions that gain a widespread high end-user acceptance.
Banks, financial institutions and corporations worldwide increasingly offer online and mobile applications to their customer base in order to keep up with customer demand and the fast-paced Internet community. These applications however, are increasingly being targeted by fraudsters trying to compromise information and transactions for their own financial gain. DIGIPASS for Mobile 4.0 addresses these challenges, providing banks and enterprises with a high-end security solution to secure online access and transactions.
DIGIPASS for Mobile 4.0 provides two-factor authentication with one-time passwords and e-signature functionality to address security risks associated with online and mobile applications. New is that the application is bound to device-dependent components and linked to the user with a PIN code, preventing the application from being duplicated on another phone or mobile device. The new version also offers enhanced provisioning and even provides provisioning options for software DIGIPASS using HSM server side implementation. Furthermore, the application supports eight different crypto-applications, allowing an extended use in different settings such as IVR, online connections, signatures, offline transactions etc.
User convenience is also greatly enhanced as DIGIPASS for Mobile 4.0 supports QR codes. Users simply capture the QR code, enter their PIN code and are instantly logged on to the application. Document or transaction signing is equally simple. Users capture the QR code, verify the summary displayed by DIGIPASS for Mobile on their device and validate the transaction by entering their PIN code. DIGIPASS for Mobile will generate an e-signature that is automatically sent to the requesting server.