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Futurex and R3 Partner to Bring HSM-Backed Security to Blockchain

March 24th, 2020

Integration results in secure, fast, and cost-effective transfers for banks

BULVERDE, Texas, and NEW YORK, NY, March 24, 2020Futurex, a leader in hardened, enterprise-class data security solutions, today announced that it is partnering with R3, the enterprise blockchain software firm, to deliver a secure foundation for the Corda Enterprise platform, with integrated Futurex hardware security modules (HSMs). Futurex’s HSMs add an essential layer of security to blockchain implementations by providing FIPS 140-2 Level 3-validated cryptography. This enables R3’s banking customers to perform peer-to-peer, intra-bank, and cross-enterprise transactions securely, quickly, and cost-effectively using Futurex’s HSMs to handle transaction signing and cryptographic key lifecycle management.

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Expansion of Data Privacy Legislation Drives Futurex HSM Adoption

March 20th, 2020

Enterprises turn to cryptography and key management backed by HSMs to improve their data security infrastructures, prompted by GDPR and LGPD

BULVERDE, Texas, March 20, 2020 — The expansion of stringent data privacy legislation, including the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Brazil’s General Data Protection Law (LGPD), has driven an uptick in organizations augmenting their data security infrastructures. Enterprises worldwide are turning to Futurex, a leader in hardened, enterprise-class data security solutions, for standards-compliant cryptographic appliances designed to protect sensitive data in transit, in use, and at rest using physical security measures, logical security controls, and strong encryption.

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