Monday, April 8, 2019
MOS Achieves Common Criteria EAL4+ Certification
MCS Multi-application Operating System (MOS) for Trusted ID applications has been certified to the Common Criteria security standard according to the Machine Readable Travel Document (MRTD) with Extended Access Control (EAC) and Password-Authenticated Connection Establishment (PACE) protection profile (PP) at evaluation assurance level 4 augmented (EAL 4+).
As a member of the Common Criteria Recognition Agreement (CCRA), the certification by the Malaysian Common Criteria (MyCC) scheme is internationally recognised by all member countries. read more ...
Monday, April 30, 2018
Fingerprint smart cards meet Multi-application Operating System (MOS)
JINCO Universal, a leading pioneer in fingerprint, display and Bluetooth cards, and MCS Microsystems, a renown smart chip and operating system expert, announced today that the fingerprint smart card solution by JINCO loaded with the Multi-application Operating System by MCS offers a solid biometric platform for not only Southeast Asia but also Worldwide Trusted ID and payment markets. read more ...
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Zwipe Gives Details on New Partnership With Iris Corporation
Zwipe is offering more details on its new partnership with Malaysia-based Iris Corporation Berhad.
The companies’ collaboration was reported immediately in the wake of the Seamless Asia expo, where Zwipe demonstrated its new biometric payment card solution. Details at the time were scant, but it has now come to light that the partnership comes in the form of a Letter of Intent signed not only by Zwipe and Iris Corp., but also MCS Microsystems Sdn Bhd, a chip maker also based in Malaysia. Together, the companies will develop “Government ID and payment solutions” aimed at “Southeast Asia and other suitable markets worldwide,” according to a new statement from Zwipe.
Elaborating on the collaboration, Iris co-founder Chas Yap said it will leverage Zwipe’s technology with Iris Corporation’s “expertise in smart card manufacturing” to offer “innovative payment cards and government ID solutions not just here in Southeast Asia but globally.”
While the companies have not yet offered specific details as to what will differentiate these payment and ID cards in the competitive sense, it appears likely that they will incorporate biometrics, given both companies’ expertise in the field, and Zwipe’s recent success in helping to pioneer the development of fingerprint-scanning payment cards.
April 25, 2017 – by Alex Perala – FindBiometrics.com
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
SMOSCC Achieves MyCC Common Criteria EAL4+ Certification
Small Machine Operating System – Common Criteria or SMOSCC version 1.0.0 is a multi-application smart card integrated circuit (IC) operating system purpose-designed for national ID applications which also serves as an ideal platform for national e-passport. SMOSCC from MCS Microsystem Sdn Bhd is the Target of Evaluation (TOE) for Evaluation Assurance Level (EAL) 4 augmented with ALC_DVS.2 and ALC_FLR.1 evaluation. read more ...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
CyberSecurity Malaysia and MCS Microsystems sealed an agreement on smart card related projects
CyberSecurity Malaysia and MCS Microsystems Sdn. Bhd. today announced their collaboration to establish a joint exercise in smart card-related projects and joint research and development programme in associated terminals and devices, including overall security assessment undertakings. read more ...