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Dinkey Pro/FD Version 7.4 Released

The Dinkey Pro/FD Team | 2 août 2018
Dinkey Pro/FD Copy Protection Trialware

We are very pleased to announce a new release of the Dinkey Pro/FD SDK, version 7.4. Version 7.4 brings a much sought-after feature to Dinkey Pro/FD — demo software keys. Read on to learn more.

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Google Advanced Protection Program

Nick Smith | 18 juillet 2018
Google Advanced Protection Anti-Phishing Security Keys

Google have introduced their strongest security for personal Google accounts. Support for hardware Security Keys now offers the strongest form of account protection against sophisticated phishing attacks.

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HOTP vs TOTP: What's the Difference?

Nick Smith | 3 juillet 2018
HOTP TOTP One-Time Password

HOTP and TOTP are the two main standards for One-Time Password but what do they mean from a security perspective, and why would you choose one over the other?

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Microcosm is Now Listed on WiredGov

Lucy Stanton | 23 février 2018
WiredGov Public Sector Supplier

Microcosm is pleased to announce that it is now listed on WiredGov, enabling the distribution of our digital security software and hardware to the UK government and public sector organisations.

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Cyber Security Budgets

Lucy Stanton | 5 décembre 2017
Cybersecurity Budgets

Driven by ever-increasing rates of cyber crime, spending on cybersecurity is expected to rise by 12-15% over the next five years, with cumulative global spending predicted to exceed $1 trillion from 2017 to 2021.

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Dinkey Pro/FD Version 7.3 Released

The Dinkey Pro/FD Team | 18 octobre 2017
Dinkey Pro/FD Shell JSON macOS Linux Copy Protection

We are very pleased to announce a new release of the Dinkey Pro/FD SDK, version 7.3. Read on to learn more about what's new in version 7.3 and how it can benefit you.

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Why Passwords are Failing to Keep Systems Secure

Lucy Stanton | 17 août 2017
Passwords SmartSign Biometric Authentication

When designing a system, using passwords to protect access might be the first thing you think of. However, this is rarely enough to secure sensitive information.

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Microcosm Selected as UK Government G-Cloud Supplier

Nick Smith | 19 mai 2017
G-Cloud 9 Digital Marketplace Cloud Software Authentication SaaS

Microcosm is pleased to announce that it has been accepted as a G-Cloud 9 supplier by the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) as part of the latest iteration of the G-Cloud Framework.

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New Developments in OTP Authentication Hardware

Nick Smith | 19 janvier 2017
One-time Password OTP Authentication

Despite the emergence of mobile-based authentication technologies and the convenience they offer, organisations concerned with security continue to embrace the humble One-Time Password (OTP) token and the security it brings.

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Dinkey Pro/FD New Features & Improved Hardware

The Dinkey Pro/FD Team | 7 octobre 2016
Dinkey Pro/FD DinkeyWeb macOS Linux Copy Protection

We are very pleased to announce a number of recent improvements to Dinkey Pro/FD, both in hardware and software. In particular, the latest release of the Dinkey Pro/FD SDK — version 7.2 — introduces some great new functionality requested by many of our customers using Mac OS X and Linux.

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