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How to Secure and Simplify the Code Signing Process

How to Secure and Simplify the Code Signing Process

by Futurex on March 23rd, 2021

Threats to software — especially during the development and distribution phase — are increasing, making the case for code signing to ensure that the code is trusted and hasn’t been tampered with. Organizations can turn to our KMES Series 3 key management servers, to secure and store Extended Validation (EV) code signing certificates, generate keys, and automate the entire certificate lifecycle management process. Automatic digital certificate management helps implement security throughout the software supply chain, ensuring code authenticity without slowing anything down.

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How Are Financial Services Innovating?

How Are Financial Services Innovating?

by Futurex on March 2nd, 2021

As financial services providers explore new ways to innovate their offerings to consumers, integrate with more payment applications, and streamline their crypto key management processes, they are turning to next-generation cryptography and the cloud. This is driven in part by the migration of payment hardware security modules (HSMs) to the cloud, offering the scalability and cost benefits of the cloud for payments along with the ability to streamline processes, such as key management.

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Freeing from the On-Premises “Ball and Chain”

Freeing from the On-Premises “Ball and Chain”

by Futurex on March 1st, 2021

Financial services organizations have faced hurdles moving their payment application workloads to the cloud, in part because on-premises hardware security modules (HSMs) have felt like a “ball and chain.” Since the use of physical payment HSMs is mandated by payment and security regulations, financial services providers and retailers have long viewed on-premises HSMs as the only way to ensure compliance. It's tough to make the move to the cloud when the critical portion of infrastructure is on-premises.

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Whats Trending in Enterprise Security?

Whats Trending in Enterprise Security?

by Futurex on February 15th, 2021

The cloud is trending. Hybrid cloud and multi-cloud use — we are seeing this first hand. As enterprises move greater volumes of their computing workloads to public clouds, encryption key management is increasing in importance. Enterprises expect cloud providers to maintain a robust key management service that includes cryptographic APIs. Read more about this in the article Maintaining Control Over Your Security Infrastructure in a Multi-Cloud World, by David Close, chief solutions architect at Futurex.

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