What it does? The first fully FIPS 201 compliant physical and logical security access card that offers user/card authentication, digital signature, fingerprint on-card comparison, encryption and post issuance management capabilities; all on one smart card. In addition to NIST-defined features for PIV, ID-OnePIV BIO offers flexibility to adopt this card for corporate market use. It supports high end NSA suite B Crypto and the creation of custom containers for additional data storage. ID-One PIV BIO contains the fastest On-Card fingerprint comparison engine in the market; it was one of only two entries that were successful in MINEX II (NIST) testing.
Innovative products such as PIV BIO are bringing improvements in smart card technology by providing enhanced functionality and security features in one card.
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What makes it Innovative? ID-One PIV BIO supports Elliptic Curve Cryptography which is significantly faster and takes less space for key storage on the card compared to RSA 2048. ID-One PIV BIO supports cardholder On-Card fingerprint verification using ISO standard format template (unlike majority of vendors who use proprietary template formats).
Targeted Users: Large enterprises medium enterprises and federal government agencies and contractors.