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HOTP vs TOTP: What's the Difference?

Nick Smith | 3 luglio 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 febbraio 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 dicembre 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 ottobre 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 agosto 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 maggio 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 gennaio 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 ottobre 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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