OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill., and ZURICH, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (Nasdaq: VDSI) ( www.vasco.com), a leading software security company specializing in authentication products and services, today announced that users of Legalmail, the certified electronic mail service from InfoCert ( Italy), benefit from an extra layer of security, thanks to VASCO's MYDIGIPASS.COM service. InfoCert is the leading Certification body in Italy, with four and a half million certified digital signatures, nine hundred thousand certified electronic mailboxes and a further four hundred and fifty million documents stored for back-up.
MYDIGIPASS.COM is VASCO's hosted consumer authentication platform in the cloud. The platform combines high-level security with ultimate user convenience. Website owners can integrate strong authentication using one-time passwords to secure access to their services and content. Consumers can download a free DIGIPASS to securely log on to B-to-B and B-to-C web applications through MYDIGIPASS.COM. The platform facilitates password management and enables end-users to manage their online credentials in one trusted place.
Users of InfoCert can register themselves on www.MYDIGIPASS.COM and download the free DIGIPASS for Mobile application. With DIGIPASS for Mobile users can generate a dynamic one-time password on their PC, cell phone, tablet or mobile device to securely log on to the Legalmail application. MYDIGIPASS.COM is also natively embedded in third-party platforms such as Intel's Ultrabook processors.
"We make it a priority to continuously improve our service," states Danilo Cattaneo, InfoCert's Director General. "By integrating MYDIGIPASS.COM into Legalmail we can offer double added value to our customers, increase access security and provide even greater convenience and satisfaction in the use of our products."InfoCert realized many benefits by incorporating MYDIGIPASS.COM. Legalmail's customer base consists mainly of businesses, companies, associations, public and professional bodies, totalling around 900,000 active mailboxes. With the integration, InfoCert has facilitated password management and recovery for its many end users