AuthenTec Expands IPsec Toolkit Offering to Address Security in New Mobile Devices and Networking Systems
MELBOURNE, Fla. --(Business Wire)--
AuthenTec (News - Alert) (NASDAQ: AUTH), a leading provider of security and identity management solutions, today announced a new IP security (IPsec) solution which offers compliance with the newest security standards for mobile and networking devices. AuthenTec's new QuickSec 5.2 Server and Client Toolkits offer compliance with IPsec security standards including updates to IKEv2 and the performance needed for today's multi-core processor-based network routers, carrier-grade security gateways, and mobile VPN devices.
AuthenTec's QuickSec 5.2 Client and Server security toolkits are built on over 20 years of IPsec leadership, and provide support for nearly all IPsec-related standards. These toolkits provide handset makers and networking OEMs an off-the-shelf solution to enable end-to-end secure communication and are available now.
"Our QuickSec 5.2 toolkits further enhance our broad range of security software solutions and are developed to meet the latest security and performance requirements," said Dr. Simon Blake-Wilson, Vice President of AuthenTec's Embedded Security Solutions. "Our new architecture expands the product into multi-core systems enabling strong security in markets and applications including the rapidly growing smartphone and tablet market, cloud-based computing, advanced networking and digital video."
QuickSec 5.2 Key Features
QuickSec 5.2 Client Toolkit enables developers to build robust IPsec VPN client functionality into mobile networking devices. It integrates seamlessly with QuickSec 5.2 Server and supports the latest mobile VPN standards and platforms, including the IPsec authentication protocol MOBIKE, as well as mobile platforms such as Android. QuickSec 5.2 Client Toolkit supports Android, Linux 2.6, MontaVista Linux, Windows 7/Vista/XP, and WindRiver VxWorks.
AuthenTec's comprehensive security solutions are deployed by the world's leading chip manufacturers, and PC, mobile phone and networking OEMs. Its comprehensive portfolio includes fingerprint sensor hardware, identity management software and embedded security. AuthenTec's award-winning SafeXcel™ semiconductor IP and QuickSec Software toolkits enable complete security systems - delivering fast time-to-market while reducing design and engineering cost. SafeXcel IP security engines enable silicon-proven security in next-generation system on a chip (SoC) and Application Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) designs. AuthenTec's QuickSec IPsec and QuickSec MACsec toolkits provide total wired security at Layer 2 and 3, and its DRM Fusion™ Agent and Server solutions enable the protection, distribution and monetization of digital content.
AuthenTec is the world's #1 provider of fingerprint sensors, identity management software, and embedded security solutions. AuthenTec solutions address enterprise, consumer and government applications for a growing base of top tier global customers. Already shipped on hundreds of millions of devices, the Company's smart sensor products, software and embedded security solutions are used virtually everywhere, from the PC on your desk to the mobile device in your hand to the server in the cloud. AuthenTec offers developers and users secure and convenient ways to manage today's rapidly evolving digital identities and security needs. For more information, visit www.authentec.com or follow us at twitter.com/authentecnews.