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TMCNet:  InfoSec Global (ISG) awarded FIPS 140-2 validation from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

[February 11, 2019]

InfoSec Global (ISG) awarded FIPS 140-2 validation from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

ISG addresses application security and privacy requirements of the U.S. Federal Government and for the world's most secure organizations

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ -- InfoSec Global (ISG) has received FIPS 140-2 validation from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). ISG's AgileSec Platform enables cryptographic agility and allows customers to use plug-and-play cryptography and rapidly move from one algorithm to another. The AgileSec FIPS Module is now FIPS 140-2 certified and allows customers to use FIPS 140-2 compliant cryptography within the AgileSec Platform.

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With this validation, federal agencies and entities in regulated industries such as utilities, finance and healthcare now have a secure and compliant foundation for deploying their applications. AgileSec FIPS 140-2 certification marks another key milestone in the company's effort to provide a robust platform for applications that satisfies even the most stringent data security and pivacy requirements. 


"The completion of FIPS 140-2 validation underscores ISG's commitment to ensuring our software is validated against enterprise and government-accepted standards that meet the requirements of the most security-conscious companies and government agencies. Customers can now fulfill their compliance requirements today and be prepared for future standards and requirements around cryptography at the same time," said Dr. Tomislav Nad, Chief Security Architect, ISG.

The AgileSec FIPS Module is a core component of ISG's AgileSec Platform and provides both secure and optimized implementations of FIPS 140-2 compliant cryptographic algorithms. ISG's AgileSec Platform allows our customers to build true cryptographic agility into all their hardware, software, and devices and be prepared for any threats, current or future.

About InfoSec Global Inc.
InfoSec Global (ISG) is a security company that secures data, communications and transactions with its cryptography solutions. ISG's Cryptographic Lifecycle Management is a new and disruptive cybersecurity solution that delivers Digital Trust by securing current crypto threats and prepares for future ones using crypto agility. ISG provides a solution to a security blind spot that most organizations have today, cryptographic threat management. The ISG leadership team has deep professional and academic expertise in both the security and cryptography world. Our founders and board members are the original inventors of key cryptographic technologies, protocols, and standards such as SSL and AES. For more information, visit: www.infosecglobal.com

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